Navigation Links
Great HealthWorks, Makers of Omega XL, Report on New Omega-3 Study
Date:6/10/2013

Hollywood, FL (PRWEB) June 10, 2013

A new research report published in Neurology suggests that a diet rich in Omega 3 may help in memory and thinking processes.

The research findings are based on information gathered over a four-year period by the Reasons for Geographic and Radical Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) study, one of the largest medical studies to date. The REGARDS study consisted of over 17,000 participants who were chosen from a national sample of the population. The average age of each participant was approximately 64 years.

Over the course of the study, the participants’ dietary habits were carefully evaluated to see how well they adhered to a Mediterranean-type diet. A Mediterranean diet is low in saturated fat, meat, and dairy but high in foods containing Omega 3 fatty acids. Testing was then done on memory and thinking process in regular intervals over the course of four years. The study ultimately found that only 7% of healthy participants developed a decline in memory and thinking abilities. Healthy participants adhering most closely to the Mediterranean-type of diet were 19% less likely to develop memory and thinking problems. It is interesting to note that the researchers found that the diet had little to no positive effect on participants with diabetes.

There are currently no specific treatments for Alzheimer’s and other dementia-related conditions. Therefore, the study’s focus on the implications of diet modification is important. The findings show evidence that healthy individuals may help delay the onset of memory loss or decrease in cognitive functions simply by choosing to eat differently. By avoiding saturated fat and increasing their consumption of omega-3, individuals may help protect their memory and thinking processes.

Source: “Adherence to a Mediterranean diet and risk of incident cognitive impairment,” Neurology
Georgios Tsivgoulis, MD, Suzanne Judd, PhD, Abraham J. Letter, MS, Andrei V. Alexandrov, MD, George Howard, DrPH, Fadi Nahab, MD, Frederick W. Unverzagt, PhD, Claudia Moy, PhD, Virginia J. Howard, PhD, Brett Kissela, MD and Virginia G. Wadley, PhD

http://www.neurology.org/content/80/18/1684.short?sid=6c5a3689-ac98-4463-b32c-4cac0ea5b12a

About Great HealthWorks, Inc.
Great HealthWorks, founded in 2003, is a global manufacturer and distributor of one-of-a-kind, natural products. Great HealthWorks, the makers of Omega XL, an all-natural, highly purified marine lipid extract from the green-lipped mussel (Perna Canaliculus) known as PCSO-524™. This patented marine lipid complex comes exclusively from the pristine waters of the Marlborough Sounds in New Zealand, and is the only omega-3 fish oil supplement containing 30 healthy fatty acids. Great HealthWorks corporate headquarters and distribution center are in Hollywood, Florida. To find out more about Great HealthWorks, visit http://www.GreatHealthWorks.com. And for more information about the benefits of Omega XL, visit http://www.OmegaXL.com. Join the conversation: http://www.facebook.com/myomegaxl, http://www.twitter.com/omegaxl.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10784624.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Scott Tischler of Tischler Brothers Fitness Unveils the Four Secrets to Getting Great Abs this Summer
2. Great Healthworks, Inc, Makers of Omega XL, Report Newly Published Study on Their Patented Oil: PCSO-524® Delivers Relief for Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness
3. Medical Ministry International Recognized as a 2013 Top-rated Nonprofit By GreatNonprofits.org
4. Mecklenburg EMS Agency Teams Up with the YMCA of Greater Charlotte and Others to Educate the Public on Health Related Initiatives
5. SLCC Know Greater Heroes Program Named to Select 25
6. BroadConnect’s Latest Video Solution Sets Aimed at Providing Technical Insights for Businesses Hoping to Gain Greater Returns from their Investment in Communication and Security Solutions
7. New Program Helps Busy Moms Become Healthier, Lose Weight, and Feel Great
8. Study Finds Overweight Young Males Have a Greater Risk of Not Surviving Until Age 55, Making Weight Loss Supplements Like Prescopodene Helpful With Increasing Longevity
9. Study brings greater understanding of tumor growth mechanism
10. Cancer diagnosis puts people at greater risk for bankruptcy
11. YMCA of Greater Charlotte Camps Keep Kids Moving, Learning and Growing All Summer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/2/2016)... , ... December 02, 2016 , ... "Pro3rd Accents Volume ... editors to create versatile lower third titles with just a few clicks of the ... Volume 2 includes 30 lower third animations. Choose from various styles with accented animations, ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... ... December 02, 2016 , ... Today CloudMine, a ... applications, was named the best Sales Team of 2016 as part of the ... today by the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), the principal trade association ...
(Date:11/30/2016)... Boston, Massachusetts (PRWEB) , ... November 30, 2016 ... ... is proud to announce that we have been designated as a Cigna Infertility ... meet or exceed rigorous performance standards. , “It’s an honor to be ...
(Date:11/30/2016)... ... November 30, 2016 , ... Standard ... 75, an annual ranking and recognition of the largest closely held companies headquartered ... ranked from 2008-2016. In addition, Standard Process was awarded the Talent Award for ...
(Date:11/30/2016)... ... November 30, 2016 , ... ... workers have been a focus of public policymakers and system stakeholders in many ... (WCRI) released its Medical Price Index for Workers’ Compensation, Eighth Edition (MPI-WC) ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:12/2/2016)... NEW YORK , December 2, 2016 ... Extremity Braces & Support) is Expected to Gain a Significant ... Prone to Orthopedic Ailments  ... , , According ... Market Study on Medical Implants Sterile Packaging: Clamshell Product Type ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... 2016   CytoSorbents Corporation (NASDAQ: CTSO ... Union approved CytoSorb ® cytokine adsorber to treat ... announced that Dr. Phillip Chan , Chief Executive ... Micro Main Event investor conference held from December ... Sunset Boulevard Hotel in Los Angeles, California ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... , December 2, 2016 On Thursday, ... 1.36%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.36% higher, to ... down 0.35%. Losses were broad based as six out of ... initiated research reports on the following Services equities: Myriad Genetics ... QGEN ), INC Research Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: