Tips to improve your brain power and memory
By Lynn Langway From Life & Beauty Weekly If your keys keep playing hide-and-seek and you can't recall the name of your daughter's latest BFF, what should you do? Occasional memory blips are "extremely normal", especially for busy moms, according to Barry Gordon, M.D., PhD, professor of neurology and cognitive science at Johns Hopkins School of ... (more)
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
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Omega-3s Can Significantly Reduce Blood Pressure, Study Finds
A study published online today shows that the omega-3 fatty acids EPA and DHA - commonly found in fatty fish and fish oil supplements - are as effective, if not more effective, in lowering blood pressure as some of the commonly recommended lifestyle changes like increasing physical activity and restricting alcohol and sodium intake.1 The findings, ... (more)
A panel of medical experts led a discussion on the importance of living a heart-healthy lifestyle at the Davis Medical Center's cafeteria overflow Thursday evening as part of the Center's efforts to promote community wellness.
Substitution of dietary fish oil with plant oils is associated with...
Fish meal and fish oil are increasingly replaced by ingredients from terrestrial sources in the feeds for farmed salmonids due to expanding production and reduced availability of marine feed raw material.
Medical News Today
High consumption of fish oil may benefit cardiovascular health, Pitt Public Health finds
Eating fish in amounts comparable to those of people living in Japan seems to impart a protective factor that wards off heart disease , according to an international study funded by the National Institutes of Health and led by the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Diversify Your Portfolio
1.Preventative products. These are for individuals who have a family history of the disease, have known risk factors, such as obesity or smoking, or just want to be preventative yet have no obvious AMD signs.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Sink or swim: the fish oil guide
Everyone's talking up the miraculous health benefits of krill. Well, new research is raising questions about those claims, and enviro orgs want you to stay away from these tiny pink shrimp-like creatures, most of which are harvested in the Antarctic, where they reproduce under sea ice.
High consumption of omega-3 fish oils may reduce artery calcification
An intake of omega-3 fatty acids comparable to those of people living in Japan may be linked to protection against artery calcification and heart disease, according to new research.
Echium oil may boost blood omega-3 levels and improve heart health markers: Study
Daily intake of a supplement containing echium oil may boost levels of the omega-3s EPA and DHA, and help reduce cardiovascular risk factors, says a new study from Germany.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
High consumption of fish oil may benefit cardiovascular health
This is Akira Sekikawa, M.D., Ph.D., associate professor of epidemiology at the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health.
High consumption of fish oil may benefit cardiovascular health, Pitt public health finds
Eating fish in amounts comparable to those of people living in Japan seems to impart a protective factor that wards off heart disease, according to an international study funded by the National Institutes of Health and led by the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Fish oil fights weight loss from chemotherapy
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/sp-health/01-Mar-2014/fish-oil-fights-weight-loss-from-chemotherapy For news details Read on : Fish oil fights weight loss from chemotherapy ISLAMABAD- Supplementing diet with fish oil may prevent muscle and weight loss that commonly occurs in cancer patients who undergo chemotherapy.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Baltimore Sun
Nutritionists from the University of Maryland Medical System regularly contribute a guest post.
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Should You Make the Switch to Organic Milk?
Recent news is toting the benefits of organic milk versus conventional milk. However, the proposed benefits provided by organic milk are found mainly in whole milk.
Higher blood omega-3s associated with lower risk of premature death among older adults
According to a recent study by the Harvard School of Public Health and the University of Washington, older adults who have higher blood levels of omega-3 fatty acids - found almost exclusively in fatty fish and seafood - may be able to lower their overall mortality risk by as much as 27 percent and their mortality risk from heart disease by about ... (more)
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Is the omega-3 sector in decline?
Growth in fish oil sales have been described by the CEO of Vitamin Shoppe as 'softening', while data from GOED indicates that 12 million users have left the category in the US, so is the omega-3 sector in decline? First came the meta-analysis questioning the efficacy of omega-3s for heart health in 2012, and this was followed by last year's ... (more)
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Genesee Country Express
Over the Counter: The key to a healthy heart
The ancient Greeks believed the heart was the center of the soul and were among the first to recognize its pumping mechanism.
Hudson Valley Press
Ways Women Can Lower Risk of Heart Disease
Did you know that for the past 20 years, heart disease in the U.S. has killed more women annually than men? "There are four keys for lowering risk of cardiovascular disease, stroke and heart attack, says women's health expert Dr. Aime Shunney: "Chronic inflammation is a major contributing factor to heart disease, therefore we want to decrease foods ... (more)
Tue Feb 25, 2014
DSM reports final 2013 results, increases dividend
HEERLEN, Netherlands, Feb. 26, 2014 -- Royal DSM, the Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, today reported final, audited, results for 2013.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Health News Digest
Oils - Are They All The Same?
Using a moderate amount of oil is a healthy habit, but sorting out all the oils available at the supermarket can be daunting.