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22 hrs ago | Dairy Reporter

Irish firm moves on omega-3, omega-6 encapsulation

Irish encapsulation specialist AnaBio has lodged a patent for encapsulation of long-chain fatty acids for use in infant formula and elsewhere.


Related Topix: Supplement, Nutrition, Medicine, Life, Food

Yesterday |

Common ground on GMOs may be in the oceans

Scientists at DuPont have genetically modified a yeast to produce a long-chain omega-3 fatty acid, essential to human health and previously available in meaningful quantity only from marine sources.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, EPA, Supplement, Opinion

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Dr. Jorn Dyerberg of Marine Ingredients Honored With Nutrition...

"Dr. Dyerberg is the father of omega-3 and this award is long overdue," said Tom Aarts, NBJ Summit co-founder and member of NBJ's Editorial Advisory Board for Lifetime Achievement Awards.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Dana Point, CA, Supplement, EPA

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Food Facts and Fiction

Dr. Michael Roizen, chief medical correspondent for the Dr. Oz show, New York Times best-selling author of Real Age and YOU: Having a Baby, as well as Past Chair of an FDA advisory committee, examines today's diet dos and don'ts and helps you navigate the waters around fatty fish and omega-3 fatty acid consumption.


Related Topix: Supplement


Acasti Pharma Announces Oral Presentation On COLT Study Results At In Boston

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 that it has been selected to give an oral presentation at the 19th World Congress on ... (more)


Related Topix: Supplement, EPA


Abbott Introduces New Similac?? Breastfeeding Supplement With DHA, Lutein And Vitamin E

The research found few lactating women consistently consume enough key nutrients, like DHA, lutein and vitamin E, through their diet.


Related Topix: Supplement, Vitamin E, Medicine, Nutrition, Lutein, Life, Food

Marine Phytoplankton Improves Memory, Cognition, Immune System & More

Marine Phytoplankton is the highest plant source of the long chain omega-3 essential fatty acids -there are long chains, which are the hardest to find, and short chains of omega-3 essential fatty acids EPA and DHA.


Related Topix: EPA, Supplement, Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Vegetarian, Vegan

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

The Next Big Superfood Could Be Green And Slimy

For others, it spells promise. "Imagine our future living in cities where buildings are covered with photosynthetic membranes and vertical gardens, collecting the sun's energy and producing food and bioproducts for urban citizens," wrote CEO of Smart Microfarms Robert Henrikson in .


Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Alternative Energy, Biofuel, Famine, Natural Disasters, Agriculture, Science

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Natural Holistic Health

Essential Fatty Acids and ADD, ADHD

Much research has been done to prove that one of the recurring the difference between children with ADD symptoms and those without is the difference in the levels of essential fatty acids.


Related Topix: Medicine, ADHD, Health, Supplement, Fish Oil

Sun Jul 20, 2014


Fish Oil Supplements Protect Against Alzheimer's

A new study suggests that fish oil might be one of the most effective preventative measures against developing Alzheimer's disease, for those who aren't genetically inclined to develop the common form of dementia.


Related Topix: Supplement, Fish Oil, Alzheimer's

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Taking fish oil each day found to keep Alzheimer's at bay

New research led by Lori Daiello, a research scientist at the Alzheimer's disease and Memory Disorders Center at Rhode Island Hospital has found evidence that daily doses of fish oil supplements may help prevent the onset of Alzheimer's disease.


Related Topix: Supplement, Fish Oil, Alzheimer's, Health

Medical Daily

Fish Oil May Benefit Alcoholics By Reducing Risk Of Brain Cell Loss And Dementia

Fish oil has been touted in the past for its various health benefits, and now researchers also believe that it can have a positive effect on alcoholics.


Related Topix: Supplement, Fish Oil, Alcoholism, Health

Medical News Today

Can fish oil protect against brain damage caused by alcohol abuse?

According to a new study in PLOS ONE , omega-3 fish oil could protect against damage to the brain caused by alcohol abuse.


Related Topix: Supplement, Fish Oil, Medicine, Alcoholism, Health, Loyola University Chicago

The Washington Post

Unearthed: Can this GMO save our oceans?

Scientists at DuPont have genetically modified a yeast to produce a long-chain omega-3 fatty acid, essential to human health and previously available in meaningful quantity only from marine sources.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, EPA, Supplement, Travel

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Trinidad Guardian

Fish oil supplements: Sound science or hype?

Fish oil supplements contain several vitamins and two significant omega-3 fatty acids, called eicosapentaenoic acid and docosahexaenoic acid .


Related Topix: Supplement, Fish Oil, EPA, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Medicine, Nutrition, Life, Food

Wed Jul 16, 2014


Think you need to pop pills to get a decent dose of omega-3? Think again, say Hormel and Virun

Technology enables firms to add unprecedented levels of omega-3s into shelf-stable foods & beverages and keep their labels clean... While food & beverage manufacturers have been fortifying their wares with omega-3 fatty acids EPA + DHA for years, few have been able to include anywhere close to the efficacious doses contained in many supplements ... (more)


Related Topix: Food, Hormel Foods Corporation, Supplement, EPA, Environmental Law, Law

Beverage Industry

Cargill's IngreVita delivers omega-3s

To help consumer packaged goods manufacturers boost the nutritional benefits of their products, Cargill developed IngreVita, a new oil blend.


Related Topix: Supplement, EPA

Tue Jul 15, 2014


Fish oil linked to structural changes in the brain: Human data

Fish oil supplements may produce beneficial structural changes in the brain, according to a new study from Brown University and Rhode Island Hospital.


Related Topix: Supplement, Fish Oil, Brown University

Mon Jul 14, 2014


On Monday MXI Corp's Chocolate-MLM Xovitality Heart & Brain Health...

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.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Chocolate, Medicine, Nutrition, Fort Worth, TX, Dieting, Supplement


DHA omega-3 linked to 'significantly improved periodontal outcomes': Harvard data

Scientists from Harvard report that supplementation with DHA omega-3 may improve periodontal outcomes in people with periodontitis.


Related Topix: Supplement, University of Kentucky, EPA