Friday Jul 11
'Not all omega-3 supplements are created equal, at least in terms...
The manufacturers' recommended doses of omega-3 fatty acids from different sources may have different efficacies when it comes to heart health benefits, says a new study.
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Thu Jul 10, 2014
Brain health top of mind at Milan congress
Mounting epidemiological evidence suggests nutrient-rich but low-calorie diets and intake of B vitamins, Vitamin D and antioxidants stave off cognitive decline, experts gathered in Milan said last week.
Xocai Top Team Elite, Adam Paul Green, Described Absurd Fraud...
As the category creator and world leader in healthy chocolate, the true vision of XoA ai is to transform and improve individual lives worldwide through its exclusive and healthy chocolate products.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Patent Issued for Fatty Acid Niacin Conjugates and Their Uses
Both niacin and marine omega-3 fatty acids have been shown to reduce cardiovascular disease, coronary heart disease, atherosclerosis and reduce mortality in patients with dyslipidemia, hypercholesterolemia, or Type 2 diabetes, and metabolic disease.
Acasti Pharma Completes Phase 2 Double Blind (TRIFECTA) And Pharmacokinetic Trials
Acasti Pharma Inc. , an emerging biopharmaceutical company focused on the research, development and commercialization of new krill oil-based forms of omega-3 phospholipid therapies for the treatment and prevention of certain cardiometabolic disorders, announces the completion of two trials, the Phase II double-blind, placebo-controlled study and ... (more)
Thu Jul 03, 2014
International Business Times
Omega-3 Options for a Healthy Diet
Omega-3 fatty acids are absolutely essential in one's diet. They boost the brain function, fight inflammation and keep the heart healthy.
Basf VP on high concentrate omega-3s: 'We're very happy to be in...
Much has been said about potential declines in the omega-3 sector, but one area that is growing is concentrates, and BASF is 'very happy to be in the growing part of the market', says Samy Jandali.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
A dinner of fish with tomatoes
Among the many nutrition supplements trumpeted for potential health benefits, fish oil supplements have been among the most ballyhooed.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
After much waiting, China establishes long-chain omega 3 guidelines
China has finally published official dietary reference intakes for EPA and DHA omega 3 fatty acids-a move that is expected to help thousands of its consumers who are at risk of poor health by not consuming enough of the substance.
EFSA adopts essential infant formula composition opinion
We agree that sucrose increases risk of dental caries, but there is no evidence that lactose is less cariogenic than other sugars, says NDA panel.
DHA and EPA fish oil and conception
Fish oil is pretty important for everyone, but especially for pregnant women and women who want to conceive.
Omega 3 Fish Oil Supplement by Nutrusta Offers Six Times Higher DHA Than EPA
Nutrusta , a brand of pure and bioavailable natural supplements, announces the launch of its new Omega 3 fish oil product, Nutrusta DHA Omega 3 Ultra available on Amazon.com.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Reduce inflammation with the ideal ratio of omega-6 to omega-3 fatty acids
Chronic inflammation at the cellular and systemic level is the major underlying factor in all chronic disease.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Food & Drug Packaging
Aging US consumers demand functional dairy products
Consumers aged 55 and above make up over a fifth of dairy consumption in the US, and this number is set to increase.
Wiley's Finest is first adopter of new IFOS radiation test for fish oils
In the wake of Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant disaster of 2011 there has been a substantial increase in consumer inquiries regarding the safety of marine products sourced from these regions, says NDI The International Fish Oil Standards Program, a third party fish oil testing and certification program provided by Nutrasource ... (more)
Acasti Grants of Stock Options to Newly Appointed Board Members
Pierre Fitzgibbon and Adrian Montgomery, respectively 75,000 options to purchase common shares under the Corporation's stock option plan .
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Add Flaxseed to Your Diet Today: 6 Recipes for More Omega-3s
Omega-3 fatty acids are critical for body function, but we do not produce these essential fatty acids on our own.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
DHA-rich canola oil shows significant heart health benefits
A diet supplemented with beverages formulated with DHA-rich omega-3 oil may significantly improve HDL cholesterol, triglycerides, and blood pressure, says a new study.
Rick Harrison of Television's "Pawn Stars??" Discusses...
Amarin has engaged Harrison as a spokesperson for the campaign to inform patients and family members, their physicians and other health care professionals about the health risks of very high triglycerides and the importance of patients discussing available treatment options with their physician.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
The Fishy Issue
When it comes to what to and what not to eat during pregnancy there are a number of conflicting messages, particularly when it comes to seafood.