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2013-05-03 23:21:27

7 Keto Pure is offering a special give away to celebrate the latest new formula. An all natural health supplement, recently trending as one of 2013's best weight loss supplements. (PRWEB) May 03, 2013 The main ingredient of this supplement is 7-Keto, which is a byproduct of the DHEA hormone that is naturally produced in the body. This hormone plays a key role in elevating the metabolism and burning fat, naturally by stimulating the thyroid gland. And because 7-Keto is all natural, there are...

2013-03-17 23:00:34

A recently published study suggests supplementing young children's diets with omega-3 fatty acids, such as found in Omega XL, is an effective way to raise their IQ. Hollywood, FL (PRWEB) March 17, 2013 A research team from New York University analyzed the best available studies involving samples of children, from birth to kindergarten, from their newly assembled ℠Database of Raising Intelligence.´ Their findings, published in Perspectives on Psychological Science, suggest omega-3...

2013-03-08 23:00:30

ReNew Life Formulas, leaders in all-natural digestive and total-health supplements since 1997, is expanding their Norwegian Gold line of premium purity fish oils with advanced heart support Norwegian Gold EPA 1000 Omega, the highest potency all-EPA fish oil with 1000 mg Omega-3 EPA per softgel. This specially formulated heart support fish oil helps reduce the risk of heart disease and lower triglycerides without raising LDL cholesterol levels. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) March 08, 2013 Most fish...

Eat Fish: It Is So Good For You
2013-03-05 09:18:37

Friedrich-Schiller-Universitaet Jena Scientists of Friedrich Schiller University Jena and Jena University Hospital decode the antihypertensive impact of omega-3 fatty acids Jena (Germany) Fish is healthy: easy to digest and with a high level of precious proteins, fish is considered an important part of a healthy diet. And with the so-called omega-3 fatty acids fish contains real 'fountains of youth'. These fatty acids — like docosahexaeonic acid (DHA) occur mostly in fatty fish...

98 Year Old Lipid Researcher Reports On The Dietary Causes Of Heart Disease
2013-02-28 08:49:19

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign A 98-year-old researcher argues that, contrary to decades of clinical assumptions and advice to patients, dietary cholesterol is good for your heart — unless that cholesterol is unnaturally oxidized (by frying foods in reused oil, eating lots of polyunsaturated fats, or smoking). The researcher, Fred Kummerow, an emeritus professor of comparative biosciences at the University of Illinois, has spent more than six decades studying the...

2013-02-21 11:41:02

Triglyceride lipid emulsions rich in an omega-3 fatty acid injected within a few hours of an ischemic stroke can decrease the amount of damaged brain tissue by 50 percent or more in mice, reports a new study by researchers at Columbia University Medical Center. The results suggest that the emulsions may be able to reduce some of the long-term neurological and behavioral problems seen in human survivors of neonatal stroke and possibly of adult stroke, as well. The findings were published...

2013-02-21 11:39:12

Research conducted by a team of scientists from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and Dr. Nicolas Bazan, Boyd Professor and Director of the Neuroscience Center of Excellence at LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans, found the novel use of a component of fish oil reduced brain trauma in newborn mice. The study reports that neonatal brain damage decreased by about 50% when a triglyceride lipid emulsion containing docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) was injected within two hours of...

2013-02-19 12:24:39

Researchers at the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden, show that cholesterol metabolism is regulated by bacteria in the small intestine. These findings may be important for the development of new drugs for cardiovascular disease. It is well established that cholesterol is the major risk factor for cardiovascular disease. Cholesterol — which is mainly synthesized in the body but also obtained from dietary sources — is converted to bile acids in the liver,...

2013-02-14 10:25:09

Study of tiny roundworms provides clue to observed human health benefits A search for genes that change their levels of expression in response to nutrient deprivation has uncovered potential clues to the mechanism underlying the health benefits of omega fatty acids. In the Feb. 15 issue of Genes & Development, Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) researchers describe finding that feeding omega-6 fatty acids to C. elegans roundworms or adding them to cultured human cells activates a...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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