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  1. Small steps are crucial as you work to make big changes with your healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Jerry Hayes and Greg Screws continue to work hard to get healthy.

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  2. Nominations Being Sought For Chattanooga's 2017 Women Of Distinction AwardsRead the original story

    Monday | Chattanoogan.com

    ... of business on Oct. 17. They need to be faxed (629-0054), mailed to the American Lung Association, Chattanooga office (ALA, 1466 Riverside Drive - Suite D, Chattanooga, TN 37406) or e-mailed ([email protected] ). This annual event benefits ...

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  3. Motorcycles Circle the Globe for The Distinguished Gentlemans RideDistinguished GentlemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | AutoWeek

    ... and even a Harley 883. Everybody dressed the part in silk vests, tweed coats and mustaches with the ends curled up ala Snidley Whiplash. There weren't any monocles, as far as we could tell. There is still time to make a donation at ...

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  4. Global Omega-3 Market Is Expected to Reach $6,955 Million by 2022; Finds New ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 23 | SBWire

    ... the market growth in the near future. Omega-3 obtained from plant origin, a good source of alpha-linolenic acid (ALA) for vegetarians, provides an opportunity for omega-3 market growth. The world ALA omega-3 market accounted for over $234 million in ...

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  5. Is omega-3 the holy grail of health?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 21 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... fatty acids, eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) and to a lesser extent alpha-linolenic acids (ALA), these essential fatty acids are considered vital to maintaining optimum brain function, heart health and even said to help ...

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  6. Care home dementia study finds failure to reduce antipsychotic prescribingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 21 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... which recommended a review of their use in light of potential serious side effects. The research - led by Professor Ala Szczepura at Coventry University and published today in the medical journal BMJ Open - examined prescribing data between 2009 and ...

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  7. Grant to fund long-term study of flax's blood pressure benefits in non diseased populationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | NutraIngredients-USA

    ... that the research has uncovered. Flaxseed has proteins, lignans, fiber and omega-3s in the form of alpha linolenic acid (ALA). What is known, however, is that the ingredient must be milled to unlock these benefits, as whole flaxseeds resist ...

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  8. Tax Catch Limits Care For Chronic Ills Under High-Deductible Health PlansRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 20 | National Public Radio

    ... I made this choice I couldn't get the drug at a discount" until meeting the deductible, said Amos-Prater of Birmingham, Ala. She plans to go back to a regular preferred provider organization plan next year. The legislation has been endorsed by ...

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  9. Isolation of alpha-linolenic acid from Sutherlandia frutescens and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 16 | BioMed Central

    ... percentage inhibition (with an IC50 of 0.1 AZA1 4g/ml) of MtbSK and the purified inhibitor was an Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA) compound and it had a significant IC50 of 3.7 AZA1 4g/ml. This study demonstrated that ALA from S. frustescens is an ...

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  10. Could fish oil fatty acids raise a woman's risk for diabetes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 16 | KFVS12

    ... the group with the highest consumption of these fatty acids that we observed an association." and alpha-linolenic acid (ALA), also an omega-3 fatty acid found in flaxseed, canola oil, walnuts, and certain types of eggs. The top third of fatty acid ...

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  11. Fatty Acids Supplements Market Worth $4,477.8 Mn by 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 16 | SBWire

    ... comprise of acidic contents such as Eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) and alpha-linolenic acid (ALA). These acids are required for regular metabolic activities as the human body cannot synthesize these acids on its own. Omega-3 ...

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  12. The Risk You Run Being Pregnant At An Older AgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 16 | MSN Healthy Living

    ... said Benjamin Younger, M.D., executive director of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, in Birmingham, Ala. With increasing age, the risks also increase of having a miscarriage or a baby with Down syndrome or a chromosomal abnormality. ...

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  13. Omega fatty acids may raise a woman's risk for diabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 16 | UPI

    ... the group with the highest consumption of these fatty acids that we observed an association." and alpha-linolenic acid (ALA), also an omega-3 fatty acid found in flaxseed, canola oil, walnuts, and certain types of eggs. The top third of fatty acid ...

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  14. UAB Researchers Seek Better Patient Adherence Recommendations for Diabetic RetinopathyRead the original story

    Friday Sep 16 | Newswise

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The prevalence of Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes in the United States is 9.3 percent and expected to increase, along with complications associated with diabetes that include diabetic retinopathy, the leading cause of new cases of blindness among adults ages 20 to 74 in the United States.

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  15. Fish Oil Fatty Acids May Up Women's Diabetes RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 16 | WebMD

    ... the group with the highest consumption of these fatty acids that we observed an association." and alpha-linolenic acid (ALA), also an omega-3 fatty acid found in flaxseed , canola oil, walnuts, and certain types of eggs. The top third of fatty acid ...

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  16. Pregnant Women Increase Risk After Age 35: Giving Birth To A Healthy Baby In Your Mid-30sRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 15 | Medical Daily

    ... said Benjamin Younger, M.D., executive director of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, in Birmingham, Ala. With increasing age, the risks also increase of having a miscarriage or a baby with Down syndrome or a chromosomal abnormality. ...

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  17. Global Omega-3 Market 2016 Share, Trend, Segmentation and Forecast to 2020Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 15 | World News Report

    ... various sources such as fish oil, krill oil, algal oil, walnut, pumpkin seed, and soybean oil. Alpha-linolenic acid (ALA), docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), and eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) are the major type of omega-3 that are vital for normal human ...

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  18. Some fatty acids may raise women's risk of type 2 diabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 14 | Medical News Today

    ... fatty acids are a form of polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) that come in three main forms: alpha-linolenic acid (ALA), eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA). ALA is present in some vegetable oils - including canola and ...

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  19. UAB Partners with Local Organizations to Launch Parks Prescription Program in BirminghamRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 14 | Newswise

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Birmingham REACH for Better Health , a coalition working to reduce health disparities in local communities by increasing access to healthy food choices and opportunities for physical activity, will introduce a Parks Prescription program to Birmingham.

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  20. Study finds association between consumption of certain fatty acids...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 13 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... the women in the bottom 33% of consumption ( In overweight women only, the highest 33% consumption group (?1.14g/day) of ALA was associated with an increased diabetes risk of 17% compared to the lowest 33% consumption group ( Within the omega-6 ...

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