Latest Essential fatty acid interactions Stories

Omega-3 Boosts Memory
2012-10-31 17:48:33

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Omega-3 fatty acids have long been known to benefit overall health, including helping with rheumatoid arthritis, depression and lowering triglycerides. Now, the fatty acids have been shown to improve working memory in young adults, according to a new study from University of Pittsburgh scientists. The groundbreaking study, which was recently published in the open-access, online journal PLOS ONE, demonstrated that healthy young...

2012-08-28 23:00:39

A recent independent study on US military personal demonstrated a strong association between the levels of omega-3s, such as found in Omega XL, and cognitive flexibility and executive function. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) August 27, 2012 The US Military has a strong interest in the potential health benefits of omega-3 fatty acids, such as found in Omega XL, for service members, particularly for the potential cognitive effects for soldiers on active duty. A recent study published in the...

2012-06-15 06:23:11

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Think giving your grandparents omega-3 fish oil supplements will help in preventing cognitive decline? Researchers say, no! According to a new Cochrane systematic review, older people who take omega-3 fish oil supplements are not reducing their chances of losing cognitive function. Based on the available data from studies lasting up to 3.5 years, the researchers concluded that the supplements offered no benefits for cognitive health over placebo capsules or...

2011-08-24 07:05:00

Nutri-Med Logic Corp. says that the Meta analysis of 8,866 subjects, the findings of genetic variations relating to the conversion rate of Alpha Linolenic to EPA and/or DHA of Omega-3, is a form of suggesting, in our opinion, that EPA and DHA of Omega-3 from dietary supplements might be a more suitable from than the type of Omega-3 found in conventional foods. Miami, Florida (PRWEB) August 24, 2011 Nutri-Med Logic Corp: Which one is more efficient, Omega-3 from dietary supplements or...

2010-10-31 00:12:58

From the desk of Dr. Barry Sears: EPA is the key to fish oil benefits. A leading expert in omega-3 fatty acids, the bestselling author of The Zone and founder of Zone Labs discusses EPA-rich omega-3 supplement with the highest purity, OmegaRx. Marblehead, MA (Vocus) October 30, 2010 Dr. Barry Sears, Founder and Chairman of Zone Labs, announced that the key to fish oil benefits from consumption of fish or from fish oil supplementation are due to the EPA, not the DHA. Dr. Sears said,...

2010-07-07 09:27:00

RHINEBECK, N.Y., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- KD-Pharma, the fully-owned subsidiary of the specialty pharmaceutical company Bioseutica, can produce what it claims to be the market's safest and highest quality Omega-3 concentrations. KD-Pharma designed, developed and patented the kd-pur manufacturing process which can produce specific, customized combinations of Omega-3 EPA/DHA at concentrations of up to 99 percent. KD-Pharma's CEO, Rudi Krumbholz claims that "kd-pur produces a safer and more...

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