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Algal DHA, and where animal and human nutrition meet: What's the...
Given the choice, most consumers say they prefer to get their nutrition from eating 'real' food - not popping pills - and ideally, foods 'naturally' rich in the desired nutrients.
Thu May 23, 2013
#1 Earning Asian Network Builder 'Adam Paul Green' Announces Spring...
Xocai International Update: Adam Paul Green , MXI Corp Top Earning Ambassador, has this breaking news for Healthy Chocolate distributors around the globe.
Highlights From Alltech's 29th Annual Symposium
HIGHLIGHTS FROM ALLTECH'S 29TH ANNUAL SYMPOSIUM May 23, 2013 Source: Alltech news release The Alltech 29th Annual International Symposium came to a close today, challenging delegates to take a glimpse into the future, search out opportunities to make an impact in the agribusiness industry and give the farmer of tomorrow a competitive advantage in ... (more)
Wed May 22, 2013
Do Vegans Need to Take Omega-3 Supplements?
The importance of getting adequate omega-3s in our diet has been drilled into our heads.
Tue May 21, 2013
Eating walnuts and walnut oils slashes heart disease risk by improving multiple biometrics
The impact of eating nuts has been evident for the past decade as repeated scientific studies confirm that the omega-3 fats in this tasty nut promote cardiovascular health as they improve cholesterol biomarkers.
System of embargoing press releases skews perception of nutrition studies, GOED chief says
Recent research results about the effectiveness of omega 3 fatty acids in the prevention of secondary heart attacks have been generalized to cast doubt on the value of the ingredients' overall effectiveness in cardiovascular health.
Thu May 16, 2013
Omega-3 fats demonstrate ability to slow or stop breast cancer proliferation
Omega-3 fats have been repeatedly validated in the fight against cardiovascular disease, dementia and many lines of cancer.
Tue May 14, 2013
BASF Introduces New Brand for the Human Nutrition Market
Staying up-to-date has never been simpler. Sign up for the free GenePool newsletter today! Ludwigshafen - May 14, 2013 - On the occasion of the trade shows Vitafoods Europe 2013 in Geneva and IFIA Japan 2013 in Tokyo, BASF will officially launch its global brand Newtritiona , which is dedicated to the human nutrition market, as well as its new ... (more)
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Farm-raised Salmon Retains Healthy Omega-3s When Baked
U.S. producers of farm-raised salmon are working hard to help fill today's growing demand for seafood.
Mon May 13, 2013
The Benefits of Omega 3, 6, and 9
The Omega 3, 6 and 9 groups of fatty acids all contain essential fatty acids necessary for good health.
The Globe and Mail
Want to boost your memory? Check out what's in your fridge
If you feel your memory isn't as sharp as it used to be, the remedy might be no farther away than your refrigerator.
Omega-3 may reduce the risk of neurodegenerative diseases
Increased intakes of the omega-3 fatty acids EPA and DHA may counter the alleviate oxidative stress in older people with mild cognitive impairment , says a new study from Malaysia.
Fri May 10, 2013
Getting everything you need from veggies
VEGETARIANISM has been steadily gaining in popularity in recent years and with the recent meat scandals locally and internationally it's fair to say many more people are now considering "going green". Generally a vegetarian diet is defined as one that excludes meat seafood and products containing these foods.
Thu May 09, 2013
Natural Holistic Health
Can Fish Oils Really Help You Have a Healthier Baby?
This is the adapted copy from a recent insert featured in Modern Moms - a popular pregnancy and post-natal consumer magazine in Thailand.
Study Finds No Benefit from Fish Oil Pills
Fish oil pills don't reduce the risk of heart attack and stroke in people at high risk of heart disease, a new study suggests.
Wed May 08, 2013
New Study Links Lutein, Zeaxanthin And Omega-3 Supplementation With Eye Health Benefits
DSM and Kemin welcome the results of the latest trial to indicate that the nutritional intake of lutein, zeaxanthin and omega-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids may be beneficial for patients affected by age-related macular degeneration .
Medical News Today
Adding Omega-3 Fatty Acids And Lutein/Zeaxanthin To Formulation...
In a large, multicenter, randomized clinical trial that included persons at high risk for progression to advanced age-related macular degeneration , adding the carotenoids lutein and zeaxanthin, the omega-3 fatty acids DHA and EPA, or both to a formulation of antioxidant vitamins and minerals that has shown effectiveness in reducing risk did not ... (more)
Tue May 07, 2013
Pivotal Therapeutics Vascazen-Reveal Trial Meets Primary and Secondary Endpoints
Pivotal Therapeutics Inc. , a specialty pharmaceutical company with a focus on Omega-3 therapies for cardiovascular disease and overall health, presented positive, statistically significant, top-line results from its VASCAZENA -REVEAL trial for the Company's lead product VASCAZENA , a unique>90% pure Omega-3 prescription medical food with a ... (more)
Seeking a Better Way to Fight Eye Disease
Adding components found in fish oil doesn't improve a pill that may help to slow down a blinding eye disease.
And the beat goes on...: The reliable heartbeat of hibernators
To date, the mechanisms underlying the maintenance of cardiac function at low body temperatures are poorly understood.