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2011-05-24 22:44:00

RICHMOND, Va., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Diagnostic Laboratory Inc. (HDL, Inc.), a CAP accredited leader in health management, announced today that it will expand its comprehensive test menu of risk factors and biomarkers for cardiovascular and related diseases through the acquisition of Harris Scientific, Inc., a company providing omega-3 fatty acid testing based on the research of Dr. William Harris. An internationally recognized expert on how omega-3 fatty acids can benefit...

2011-03-02 10:00:00

SANTA ANA, Calif., March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2nd Annual Educational Summit by International Omega-3 Awareness Day is this Thursday, March 3rd at the Discovery Science Center in Santa Ana with keynote speaker William Harris, PhD, Founder of OmegaQuant and Co-Founder of the Omega-3 Index, a new bio-health marker recently discussed by Dr. Oz. An international expert on Omega-3, Harris states, "There is no nutrient more important for heart disease protection - and more missing from...

2010-04-06 08:30:00

TSX: EMC www.emcmetals.com VANCOUVER, April 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - EMC Metals Corp. (TSX:EMC) ("EMC" or the "Company") announces the appointment of Mr. William Harris as non-Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors, replacing William M. Sheriff. Mr. Harris will lead the implementation of EMC's expansion into specialty and exotic metals. Mr. Harris has served on the Company's Board of Directors since 2006 bringing a wealth of experience growing public companies. He is presently a...

2009-11-17 09:22:57

Oil from soybeans modified through biotechnology increased levels of omega-3 eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) in red blood cells according to research presented at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions 2009. "This soybean oil could be an effective alternative to fish oil as a source of heart-healthy omega-3 fatty acids," said William Harris, Ph.D., lead author of the study and chief of cardiovascular health research at Sanford Research/USD and professor of medicine at Sanford School...

2009-01-26 15:31:00

Advisory highlights: -- The American Heart Association recommends that people consume at least 5 percent to 10 percent of calories from omega-6 fatty acids. -- It's recommended that the omega-6 comes from foods, not supplements. -- Replacing saturated fats with polyunsaturated fatty acids may lower the risk for heart disease. -- Higher intakes of omega-6 may improve insulin resistance, reduce diabetes risk and lower blood pressure. DALLAS, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Omega-6 fatty...

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