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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.

2012-08-25 23:02:25

Approximately 4 million Americans are afflicted with Alzheimer’s disease with approximately another 4.8 million sufferers in Europe, notes Dr. J G Moellendorf, DC, ND, LCP.

2012-08-15 01:21:20

Pioneering mass spectrometry methods developed at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Ames Laboratory are helping plant biologists get their first glimpses of never-before-seen plant tissue structures.

2012-08-14 23:01:51

The findings of a recent epidemiological study suggested that omega-3 fatty acids, such as found in Omega XL®, blunted cardiac responses to air pollution exposure. Fort

A New Target For The Treatment Of Diabetes And Obesity
2012-08-02 15:15:52

Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have identified a potential target for treating diabetes and obesity.

2012-07-27 06:30:47

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death worldwide. While research has shown that increasing the amount of n-3 fatty acids within your diet could help lower the risk of cardiovascular disease, a new research shows that might not be all true.

Debate Rages Over Cholesterol Screening For Children
2012-07-24 08:26:48

According to recent commentary published online in Pediatrics, new recommendations for lipid screening in children are based on opinion and "fail to weigh health benefits against potential harms."


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.