Results From Trials of DHA in Alzheimer's Disease and Age-Related Cognitive Decline
... from two large studies using DHA, an omega 3 fatty
acid, were reported today at the Alzheimer's ... small amounts, and is the most abundant omega 3 fatty
acid in the brain. DHA oil is abundant in some marine microalgae, which provide the DHA that makes fatty
fish a good source of DHA. Dietary DHA is also ...
Lack of Food Variety Puts Kids With Autism at Risk for Poor Nutrition
... at PAS Suggest Food Variety and Cognition-Related fatty
Acid are Important to Well Being of Affected ... of children with autism have low levels of a fatty
acid linked to cognitive function. This finding, ... warrants further research into how the low fatty
acid levels may trigger biochemical changes in ...
Mission Pharmacal Launches CitraNatal(R) Assure Prescription Prenatal Vitamin
... a patented, plant-based form of the omega-3 fatty
acid DHA, which is consistent with current ... women(1). DHA is the recommended essential fatty
acid for prenatal care. It has been shown to be ... Dietary Intakes for omega-6 and omega-3 fatty
Acids. Journal of the American College of ...
Eating Walnuts Slows Cancer Growth, Laboratory Study Finds
... effect, Hardman said. They are high in omega-3 fatty
which have been shown to slow cancer ... of their fat calories from
fats rich in omega-3 fatty
acids and fewer fat calories from saturated fat
or foods high in omega-6 fatty
In addition to walnuts, other good ...
New Data Shows Prescription Omega-3 Acid Ethyl Esters Reduced the Incidence of Death in Heart Failure Patients
... mg/dL to
109 mg/dL at end of therapy.
acids are a type of polyunsaturated fatty
known as essential fatty
acids, which are vital to human health. LOVAZA ...
n-3 PUFAs Reduce Mortality and Hospital Admissions in Patients With Symptomatic Heart Failure
... landmark trial of purified n-3
acids (n-3 PUFAs) were presented at one of ... investigators. Effect of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty
patients with chronic heart failure (the ... G, et al. Efficacy of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty
to clinical characteristics of ...
Study Shows Benefits of a High Omega-3 Diet in Older Adults
... "Animal studies have shown that
acids may help hormone signals get into cells ... has been stiffened by age."
acids are polyunsaturated fatty
acids found in certain
natural foods, such as ...
Omega-3 Fatty Acids Critical to Infants, Mothers and the Seriously Ill
... -- More research shows that
acids (PUFAs), mainly the omega-3s found in ... formulas in the U.S. provide less of these fatty
acids than the
infant would receive had it ... "This study provides additional evidence that the fatty
acids an infant
receives from the mother during ...
First Use in a Patient of The InfraReDx LipiScan(TM) Coronary Imaging System
... by conventional diagnostic
measures. This fatty
plaque was located near a narrowing that required ... avoided placing the end
of a shorter stent in the fatty
plaque. Termination of a stent in a fatty
plaque ... after
"If doctors can identify these fatty
plaques, we can recommend better
Omega 3 Fatty Acids Bound to Phospholipids has Potential Benefit for Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
... GREEN BAY, Wis., May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Omega 3 fatty
acids bound to
phospholipids deserves to be ... Vectomega(R), a natural whole food Omega 3 fatty
bound to phospholipids and peptides, is the ... France
to investigate potential uses of omega 3 fatty
acids and phospholipids.
Vectomega(R) is an ...
NAFLD AND NASH Linked to Metabolic Syndrome and Cardiovascular Disease
... Patients With fatty
Liver are at Increased Risk of Cardiovascular ... and Approach 25% Among Adults
Risk Factors for fatty
Liver Include Overweight, Type 2 Diabetes, and ... (EASL) further confirm that nonalcoholic fatty
liver disease (NAFLD)
and its most severe form, ...
Mayo Clinic Proceedings Contributors Highlight Research Findings About Cardiovascular Benefits Associated With Omega-3 Fatty Acids
... have documented how the oils known as omega-3 fatty
can benefit the cardiovascular system, ... current scientific data on omega-3 fatty
acids and cardiovascular
health, focusing on who ... associated with their use.
Two omega-3 fatty
acids that have been associated with ...
Infant Formula Manufacturers Again under Ethical Cloud: 'Marketing Gimmick' Linked to Serious Illnesses
... the alleged benefits of adding
"novel" omega-3 fatty
acids, produced in laboratories and extracted ... oils containing DHA and ARA.
DHA, an omega-3 fatty
acid, and ARA, an omega-6 fatty
acid, are naturally
found in human breast milk ...
FASgen Announces a New Discovery in Obesity Research
... field of research into selective inhibition of fatty
(FASi), and has conducted extensive ... into the field of treatment for obesity and fatty
About FASgen, Inc.: FASgen, Inc. ... products based on the selective inhibition of fatty
biosynthesis. The Company has the exclusive ...
FASgen Announces Significant Milestone in Its Cancer Drug Development Program
... BALTIMORE, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- FASgen's fatty
inhibitor (FASi) compounds, led by ... As cancer cells do not produce fat, the fatty
biosynthesis pathway in the transformed cell ... products based on the selective inhibition of fatty
biosynthesis. The Company has the exclusive ...
New Study Demonstrates 4 Year Olds Fed Enfamil LIPIL(R) as Infants Have Brain and Eye Outcomes Similar to Breastfed Babies
known as "long-chain polyunsaturated fatty
acids (LCPUFA)" that are present
in breast milk. ... long-awaited data about the links between fatty
acids in the
infant diet and measures of ... dietary supply of long-chain polyunsaturated fatty
acids and mental development in term infants. ...
Study Suggests High-Dose Fish Oil May Significantly Improve Behavior in Children with ADHD
... per day of EPA and DHA (the long chain omega-3 fatty
acids found in
fish oil) showed significant ... with them. The study monitored the ratio of two fatty
acids in the blood:
arachidonic acid (AA) and ... experts in the world in use of
high- dose omega-3 fatty
acids in the treatment of chronic ...
Results From Drug Trials and New Risk Factors Announced at International Alzheimer's Conference
Results from two large studies using DHA, an omega 3 fatty
acid, were reported at ICAD 2009. DHA (docosahexaenoic acid) is the most abundant omega 3 fatty
acid in the brain. An 18-month study in people with mild to moderate ...
New Mammography Technology Effective in Detecting Breast Cancer
... lesions is reduced when performed on dense breasts, where tissue is less fatty
and more glandular. Breast MRI is effective at detecting cancer in dense ... cancer.
PEM successfully detected cancer in 100 percent of fatty
breasts, 93 percent of dense breasts, 85 percent of extremely dense ...
TOZAL(R) Nutritional Supplement Improves Vision in Common Form of Macular Degeneration
... II, with some
additional components. TOZAL is made from taurine, omega-3 fatty
zinc, antioxidants and lutein.
While the TOZAL study shows how a ... that one critical
ingredient in the TOZAL formulation -- omega-3 fatty
acids -- can
significantly reduce the risk of developing the disease. In a ...
FluoroPharma, Inc. to Report Preclinical Data on Alzheimer's Disease and Prostate Cancer PET Imaging Agents
The second study, "Accumulation Of F-18 Labeled Modified fatty
(CardioPET) In Prostate Tumor Cells: A Potential Sensitive Pet Tracer For
Prostate Imaging" explores the potential of CardioPET, a fatty
to detect prostate cancer. CardioPET concentrates in ...
Scientists Reveal Roadmap to Brain Health That Can Be Passed Down to Future Generations: Exercise, Omega-3, Folic Acid, Vitamin B6, and Vitamin B12
acid, vitamin B6, and vitamin B12.
"Dietary deficiency of omega-3 fatty
acids in humans has been
associated with increased risk of several mental ... bipolar
disorder and schizophrenia," said Gomez-Pinilla. "Omega-3 fatty
essential for normal brain function."
Barbara S. Levine, R.D., ...
Hope for Progeria - Successfully Validated on Mice, a Treatment Could Soon be Tested on Children
... truncated protein, progerin, whose toxicity is linked to the
presence of a fatty
acid which remains fixed to the protein (whilst it is
eliminated in normal ... of a statin and an
aminobisphosphonate could prevent the fixation of the fatty
acid to the
progerin, and thus reduce its toxicity. The progerin being ...
Atrium Medical Corporation Announces First Implant of First-in-Man CINATRA(TM) Voclosporin Coated Coronary Stent
... bare metal stent with the
clinical advantages of a bio-absorbable Omega 3 fatty
acid coating. Use of
Atrium's patented Omega 3 coating platform, together ... stent and balloon are both coated with Atrium's
proprietary Omega 3 fatty
acid coating technology, providing a more uniform
bio-absorbable delivery ...
Dong-A PharmTech Co., Ltd. Announces Portal Hypertension Clinical Trial With Udenafil
... of hepatitis C and
hepatitis B, and an increase in non-alcoholic fatty
liver disease in
An estimated 170 million people ... in developed countries will lead to a greater
incidence of non-alcoholic fatty
liver disease (NAFLD), Type II diabetes
and high cholesterol which can ...
Zetia Does Not Reduce Carotid Plaque Size When Added to Zocor
... heart attacks
and strokes -- or even that it reduces the growth of the fatty
arteries that can cause heart problems. The Enhance trial "was designed to
show that Zetia could reduce the growth" of fatty
plaques in arteries.
However, "the plaques actually grew by 0.005 mm more ...
FASgen Announces New Discovery for Treatment of Stroke
... to create new
therapeutic products based on the selective inhibition of fatty
biosynthesis. The Company has the exclusive license from Johns ... has designed and synthesized many compounds that
selectively inhibit fatty
acid biosynthesis. One group of these compounds
holds great promise for ...
Abbott Initiates Clinical Study to Evaluate Use of RX Herculink(R) Elite(TM) Renal Stent System for the Treatment of Renal Artery Stenosis
... patients with renal artery stenosis (RAS), a condition
characterized by fatty
plaque buildup in the kidney arteries that can lead
to high blood ... Inc. in Amarillo, Texas. In renal artery stenosis, a buildup of fatty
plaque causes narrowing of
the renal arteries that lead to the kidneys, ...
Debiopharm Group and Mercury Therapeutics, Inc. Sign an Exclusive License Agreement for the Development and Commercialisation of Debio 0930
... the discovery and development of novel compounds that
directly activate AMPK, a key regulator of whole body energy metabolism,
cholesterol and fatty
acid production, and cell division.
For more information on Mercury Therapeutics please visit:
Video: New Dove(R) Body Washes with NutriumMoisture(TM) Restore Skin's Natural Moisture
NutriumMoisture: A Breakthrough in the Body Wash Category
NutriumMoisture fuses the mild cleansing benefits of DEFI (Directly Esterified fatty
Isethionate) technology found in the iconic Dove Beauty Bar with a new, unique moisturizing complex that cares for surface skin ten layers deep. ...
ALP Life Sciences, LLC Announces Nanoveson(TM) Patent Filing and Whitepaper Availability on Proposed Therapy for Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) and Comorbid Diseases
... research, the Company is pursuing clinical trials and FDA regulatory approval of Nanoveson(TM) as a prescription drug treatment for non-alcoholic fatty
liver disease (NAFLD).
Over 60 million adult Americans suffer from NAFLD and these numbers are rising rapidly. There is no FDA approved NAFLD ...
Metabolic Solutions Development Company Announces Preliminary Results from Phase IIa Clinical Trial
... earlier indications of an improved pharmacokinetic and safety profile of MSDC-0160.
Similar to Actos, MSDC-0160 lowered the circulation of fatty
acids and significantly increased good (HDL) cholesterol. Unlike Actos, MSDC-0160 did not decrease the levels of circulating blood cells and did not ...
Alba Therapeutics Corporation Announces the Next Clinical Trial of Its Lead Compound, Larazotide Acetate and Promotions
... led Clinical Research and Scientific Affairs at Martek where she played a key role in the regulatory authorizations for the addition of Martek's fatty
acid products, DHA and ARA, to infant formula in the United States and Canada. Dr. Arterburn also spent seven years at W.R. Grace & Co., where ...
Harvard Study Shows Folic Acid, B Vitamins in Animi-3(R) May Prevent Vision Loss
... (AMD), one of the leading causes of vision loss among older Americans. These ingredients, which are formulated in combination with key omega-3 fatty
acids and phytosterols, are also contained in the prescription supplement Animi-3, which is actively being prescribed by physicians to address ...
Risk of Stroke, Heart Disease in Women Lowered by Mediterranean Diet
... where the diet has been followed traditionally. For instance, the traditional Mediterranean diet features olive oil, which is high in monounsaturated fatty
acids, as the primary cooking oil. The U.S. version of the diet would probably have more canola oil or peanut butter as sources of monounsaturated ...
February 2009 Mayo Clinic Women's HealthSource Highlights Diabetes and Heart Disease, Going Vegetarian and Tinnitus
... risk of cardiovascular disease because too much blood sugar (glucose) can lead to damage inside blood vessel walls. This damage makes it easier for fatty
deposits (plaques) to form in arteries and cause narrowing or blockages that can lead to heart attacks or strokes.
Having diabetes doesn't mean ...
US Testing Proves Glyc'n Go(TM) Increases NO in the Blood Stream
... is improved performance and recovery.
Glyc'n Go(TM) is formulated in the USA by LIFEXPAND(TM). The sports supplement assists in shuttling fatty
acids into the cell's mitochondria, enhancing ATP energy production. In addition to the NO and energy benefits; Glyc'n Go(TM) provides antioxidant ...
Mayo Clinic Seeks New Therapies for Alcoholic Hepatitis
... difficult to treat, which further emphasizes the importance of not drinking too much.
"Despite awareness of hepatitis C and non-alcoholic fatty
liver syndrome, our recent studies show that alcoholic liver disease is still the major cause of liver disease and liver-related death," says Dr. ...
Siemens Introduces New Standard of Care for Breast Ultrasound
... breast volume imaging. To further optimize high-volume patient care, the system also supports innovative breast imaging applications, such as fatty
tissue and eSie Touch(TM) elasticity imaging.
Increased Diagnostic Information for Liver Disease and Other Organs
The world's first ...
Physicians' Health Study II Finds No Magic Bullet for Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
... through a good diet plus use of
a multivitamin, and selected other nutrients including vitamins E and C,
vitamin D, calcium, and EPA and DHA omega-3 fatty
The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), founded in 1973, is a
Washington, D.C.-based trade association representing dietary ...