Fish Oils May Prevent and Treat Heart Disease
... News) -- A new review shows that the omega-3 fatty
acids found in certain fish not only prevent ... treat it.
"A lot of people know that omega-3 fatty
acids are a good thing, but have thought of them ... 40,000 participants that show benefits of omega-3 fatty
acids in primary prevention of cardiovascular ...
Food additive may one day help control blood lipids and reduce disease risk
... and baked goods. Lecithin is a mixture of fatty
compounds called phosphatidylcholines. Various ... of phosphatidylcholines house different kinds of fatty
molecules linked to a common core.
This new ... created a strain of mice that could not make fatty
acid synthase in the liver. When humans or ...
The 'see food' diet
... research suggests that a diet high in omega-3 fatty
acids may help prevent one of the leading causes ... The related report by Tuo et al, "A high omega-3 fatty
acid diet reduces retinal lesions in a murine ... even recognize faces.
A diet high in omega-3 fatty
acids has been found to protect against a variety ...
Blood vessel bends and branches put the brakes on statins
... and can be sluggish - are much more prone to fatty
plaques building-up and blocking the artery. What ... flow and are more protected from build-up of fatty
Professor Peter Weissberg, Medical ... or non uniform, leading to build up of dangerous fatty
deposits. This study shows that differing forces ...
Fish Fuels Young Men's Brains
... diets, a deficiency easily addressed by eating fatty
fish, by taking Omega-3 EPA/DHA dietary ... often be to get younger children and teens to eat fatty
fish - many of them just don't like the taste - ...
Omega-3 is an essential fatty
acid (EFA), consisting of EPA (eicosapentaenoic ...
Omega-3 Fatty Acid Deficiency takes 96,000 Lives Annually in the US
... risk factors examined in the study, Omega-3 fatty
acid deficiency ranked as the sixth highest ... to 96,000 preventable deaths yearly. Omega-3 fatty
acid deficiency even beat out high trans fat ...
Omega-3 is an essential fatty
acid (EFA), consisting of EPA (eicosapentaenoic ...
Omega-3 Fatty Acids Key to Fetal Development - Possible Mercury Contamination Concerns in Some Fish Oil Avoided With Plant-based DHA in PreNexa(R) Prenatal Vitamins
... Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) as a key omega-3 fatty
acid for prenatal development(1, 2, 3). DHA, ...
DHA is a long-chain, polyunsaturated omega-3 fatty
acid found in all organs of the body(2). It is a ... eye, representing up to 97 percent of the omega-3 fatty
acids in the brain and up to 93 percent of the ...
First Brain Health lndex Ranks America's “Brain Smarts” Based on 21 Indicators: D.C. Ranks No. 1
... and the International Society for the Study of fatty
Acids and Lipids recommends an intake of 220 ... sustainable and vegetarian source of the omega-3 fatty
acid DHA (docosahexaenoic acid), for use in ... (arachidonic acid), an omega-6 fatty
acid, from a sustainable, vegetarian source. For ...
Nordic Omega-3 Fishies from Nordic Naturals Offers Quality EPA and DHA for Children with 'Kid Pleasin' Taste
... are rich in the important omega-3 essential fatty
acids, EPA and DHA, crucial building blocks of ... gels as well as other full spectrum essential fatty
acid supplements. The new Fishies are a perfect ... has built a strong reputation in the omega fatty
acid category by delivering exceptional purity, ...
CetylMax(R) and Flexadren(R) Win Federal Lawsuit - Court Rules Against Imagenetix
... distributors of tablet form and topical Cetylated fatty
Acids (CFA's) products aiding in joint support ... with the Court's decision."
About Cetylated fatty
Acids or CFA's -
Acids or CFA's are rooted in a health compound(s) ...
Omega-3 Fatty Acids Might Curb Depression in Heart Patients
... a relationship between low levels of omega-3 fatty
acids and an increased risk of depression in ... Among those with the lowest levels of omega-3 fatty
acids, 23 percent suffered from depression. But among those with the highest levels of the fatty
acid in their blood, only 13 percent were ...
Omega-3 EPA: Treatment for a Heart Condition
... have further researched the role of omega-3 fatty
acids in cardiovascular health and consistently ... component within fish oil, a specific omega-3 fatty
acid called EPA (eicosapentaenoic acid). Although another fatty
acid in fish oil - DHA (docosahexaenoic acid) - ...
Penn study demonstrates new way to boost immune memory
... discovered that the metabolizing, or burning, of fatty
acids by T cells following the peak of infection ... "We discovered differences in genes that regulate fatty
acid metabolism," says Pearce. fatty
acids can be broken down for energy and the ...
Martek Announces Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results
... for the International Society for the Study of fatty
Acids and Lipids published in Prostaglandins, Leukotrienes and Essential fatty
Acids (February 2009) discussed obtaining ... (TM), a vegetarian source of the omega-3 fatty
acid DHA (docosahexaenoic acid), for use in ...
Action of ghrelin hormone increases appetite and favors accumulation of abdominal fat
... favours the accumulation of lipids in visceral fatty
tissue, located in the abdominal zone and ... favoured the accumulation of lipids in visceral fatty
tissue. In concrete, it causes the over-expression of the fatty
genes that take part in the retention of lipids, ...
Fatty Fish May Cut Heart Failure Risk in Men
... April 22 (HealthDay News) -- Men who consume fatty
fish and marine omega-3 fatty
acids appear to have a reduced risk of heart ... 34 of them died from the disorder.
Men who ate fatty
fish -- such as salmon, mackerel, herring, ...
Review Confirms Links Between Diet, Heart Health
... intake of vegetables, nuts and monosaturated fatty
acids and Mediterranean, prudent and high-quality ... other foods and vitamins, such as fish, omega-3 fatty
acids from marine sources, folate, whole grains, ... in supplement form, saturated and polyunsaturated fatty
acids and total fats, alpha-linoleic acid, meat, ...
Walnuts and Fish Protect Against Heart Disease in Different Ways, According to Newly Published Loma Linda University Research
... Nutrition compares the effects of walnuts and fatty
fish in the fight against heart disease, ... walnuts lower cholesterol more than fish, while fatty
fish lower triglycerides. Both can reduce the ... an easy-to-incorporate amount of walnuts and fatty
fish can cause meaningful decreases in blood ...
Maternal personality affects child's eating habits
... By this age, children learn to prefer sweet and fatty
food over healthy food.
- We found that ... far more likely to give their child sweet and fatty
foods. At the same time, there was no link ... the same socioeconomic risk factors for sweet and fatty
foods that were found earlier among three to ...
Martek, March of Dimes Partner to Promote Importance of DHA
... DHA Omega-3 fatty
Acids are Essential to Health of Pregnant Women ... more about the important role of DHA omega-3 fatty
acids in their own health and that of their ... milligrams of DHA, one of the three major omega-3 fatty
acids, every day to help support fetal brain ...
Colon cancer and the microbes in your gut
... proteins in the colon to manufacture short-chain fatty
acids and vitamins such as folate and biotin that maintain colonic health. One of these fatty
acids, butyrate, not only provides most of the ... bacteria and increases production of short chain fatty
acids which lessen the risk of cancer, while a ...
Omega-3s of No Added Benefit to Heart Attack Patients
... benefit from taking supplemental omega-3 fatty
acids, a new study finds.
In a study of almost ... studies, which suggested that taking omega-3 fatty
acids improved long-term survival.
"Although omega-3 fatty
acids are considered effective for improving ...
Omega-3 Fatty Acids Guard Against Advanced Prostate Cancer
... TUESDAY, March 24 (HealthDay News) -- Omega-3 fatty
acids could help protect men against advanced ... dark fish and other sources of long-chain omega-3 fatty
acids may decrease risk of more advanced prostate ... intake of long-chain omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty
acids and more advanced prostate cancer," Witte ...
Omega-3 fatty acids reduce risk of advanced prostate cancer
... PHILADELPHIA Omega-3 fatty
acids appear protective against advanced prostate ... polymorphisms.
Researchers divided omega-3 fatty
acid intake into four groups based on quartiles ... consumed the highest amount of long chain omega-3 fatty
acids had a 63 percent reduced risk of aggressive ...
Lowest Blood Pressure, Cholesterol Levels the Best
... that provided information on the volume of the fatty
deposits in the linings of the blood vessels -- ... the "bad" kind that contributes to the fatty
deposits, and the lowest levels of blood ... trials don't prove it."
The composition of a fatty
deposit might be as important as its size, Tobis ...
Ethnicity May Drive Response to Obesity, Insulin Resistance
... may play a role in the likelihood of developing fatty
liver disease or insulin resistance.
A study ... have a role in the development of non-alcoholic fatty
liver disease (NAFLD) and hinted that blacks, for ... of ethnicity, but insulin resistance, total fatty
tissue or other fat deposits differed between ...
Open Your Eyes to Healthy Eating Habits
... - antioxidants lutein and zeaxanthin, essential fatty
acids, vitamins C and E and the mineral zinc - ... peas, oranges and tangerines
fish like tuna, salmon, or herring, whole grain ...
JCI online early table of contents: Feb. 16, 2009
... Heavy alcohol consumption and abuse can lead to fatty
liver, a condition that may result in serious ... Although the molecular events that lead to fatty
liver have been determined, exactly how alcohol ... beverages), has a central role in alcohol-induced fatty
liver in mice. Further analysis revealed that ...
Belly Fat May Make Migraines More Likely
... Peterlin said. "After puberty, women show more fatty
tissue deposits in the hip and thigh area, while men predominately have more fatty
tissue in the belly region. After menopause, women show more fatty
tissue in the belly area as well. For some ...
American Heart Association Finds Omega-6 Fatty Acids in Soybean Oil Are Heart-Healthy
... Heart Association (AHA) concludes that omega-6 fatty
acids may decrease risk for heart disease when ... plan. Omega-6s are essential polyunsaturated fatty
acids naturally-occurring in soybean oil, nuts ... published the findings that diets rich in omega-6 fatty
acids prove to be heart healthy. Dr. William ...
Nordic Naturals Becomes the Official Omega-3 of the American Pregnancy Association
... for women on the special role that omega fatty
acids play in a new mother's health along with ... research confirms the importance of essential fatty
acids for prenatal, maternal and neonatal health. DHA comprises about 30% of the fatty
tissue in the brain and is essential for proper ...
Omega-6 PUFAs and risk of cardiovascular disease
... recommends that omega-6 polyunsaturated fatty
acids (PUFAs), as found in vegetable oils, nuts ... addresses the recent controversy that omega-6 fatty
acids, via linoleic acid, which accounts for ... the report, it is incorrect to view the omega-6 fatty
acids as pro-inflammatory.
The report also ...
Equateq Delivers Pharma-Grade DGLA for Skin Health
... FRANCISCO, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The omega-6 fatty
acid DGLA, which has potent anti-inflammatory ... up to 98% purity. The company now markets the fatty
acid as EQT-101, available to researchers, ... functions, DGLA (20:3 n-6) performs as a 'sister' fatty
acid to omega-3 EPA. Thus DGLA has potential to ...
American Heart Association Science Advisory - Omega-6 Fatty Acids: Make Them a Part of Heart-Healthy Eating
... 5 percent to 10 percent of calories from omega-6 fatty
-- It's recommended that the omega-6 ... -- Replacing saturated fats with polyunsaturated fatty
acids may lower the risk for heart disease.
... Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Omega-6 fatty
acids - found in vegetable oils, nuts and seeds - ...
Cutting Calories May Boost Aging Brains
... tested whether a dietary increase in unsaturated fatty
acids, such as the omega-3 fatty
acids found in some fish, would yield similar ... The benefits of dietary increases in unsaturated fatty
acids also will be researched further, the team ...
Omega-6 Fatty Acids Can Be Good for You
... News) -- All that discussion about the omega-6 fatty
acids found in vegetable oils, nuts and seeds ... a lot of talk in the nutrition world that omega-6 fatty
acids might be bad," said William S. Harris, the ... because arachidonic acid, a component of omega-6 fatty
acids, is a building block for some ...
New Study: Higher DHA Levels Improve Neurodevelopmental Outcomes in Premature Girls
... treated mothers was approximately 0.25% (of total fatty
acids) while that of the DHA treated mothers was approximately 0.85% (of total fatty
Infants receiving formula were ... infant formula (DHA= approximately 1.1% of total fatty
acids) or standard DHA preterm formula (DHA = ...
Omega-3 Fatty Acid May Help 'Preemie' Girls' Brains
... babies by increasing the amount of an omega-3 fatty
acid in either formula or breast milk.
The ... they were given capsules containing the omega-3 fatty
acid. Otherwise, they were given fortified ... pregnancy, and include foods that have omega-3 fatty
acids, like low-mercury fish," she said. "Some ...
FASgen, Inc. Announces Research and License Agreement With Centocor, Inc.
... develop novel small molecule inhibitors of the fatty
acid biosynthesis pathway via selective inhibition of fatty
Acid Synthase (FAS) for use in Oncology. The ... products based on the selective inhibition of fatty
acid biosynthesis. The Company has the exclusive ...
Slippery slope: 1 tiny truffle can trigger desire for more treats
... truffle can induce cravings for more sugary and fatty
foodsand even awaken a desire for high-end status ... did a good job, they indicated that they desired fatty
foods more than healthy foods.
"Once people ... a small act will be enough to stop cravings of fatty
food items, but our research shows that small ...