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Articles On Omega-3

February 17, 2016

To Cell With Aging: ALA, by Shara Rutberg

"Researchers recently revealed that alpha-linolenic acid (ALA), which has an essential role in the cellular power plant mitochondria, can kick start the enzyme that lengthens the telomeres."

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October 14, 2013

Potent Antihypertensive Action Of Dietary Flaxseed In Hypertensive Patients.

"In summary, flaxseed induced one of the most potent antihypertensive effects achieved by a dietary intervention."

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August 2, 2013

Omega-3 Role In Preventing Oral And Skin Cancers by Honor Whiteman

"We found that the omega-3 fatty acid selectively inhibited the growth of the malignant and pre-malignant cells at doses which did not affect the normal cells."

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July 31, 2013

Diets Lacking Omega-3s Lead To Anxiety, Hyperactivity In Teens

"Our study shows that, while the omega-3 deficiency influences the behavior of both adults and adolescents, the nature of this influence is different between the age groups."

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July 1, 2013

Could A Diet Rich In Fish And Flax Help Prevent Broken Hips? by

"The study showed that higher levels of omega-3 fatty acids from both plant and fish sources in those blood cells were associated with a lower likelihood of having fractured a hip."

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June 7, 2013

Omega-3s May Boost Artery Function In Smokers by Stephen Daniells

"Cigarette smokers - a group at increased risk of heart problems - may benefit from daily omega-3 supplements, suggest new data from Greece."

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April19, 2013

Omega-3 Ethyl Esters May Make Blood Vessels More Elastic: Study by Stephen Daniells

"Supplements of omega-3 fatty acids in the ethyl ester form may reduce the stiffness in arteries and reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease in obese people, says a new study from Australia."

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April 18, 2013

Omega-3 Bread: Health Claims, Sources And Dosage by Oliver Nieburg

" gives a snapshot of the omega-3 bread market and unearths the best source of omega-3, the claims bakers can make on products and how much you need to have a positive effect on health."

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April 16, 2013

Omega-3s For Clot Prevention: EPA For Men, DHA For Women? by Stephen Daniells

"Men and women may benefit from different types of omega-3 fatty acid supplements to reduce their risk of stroke or heart attacks linked to blood clots, says a new study from Australia."

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April 3, 2013

Increasing Omega-3 Intake Could Slash Mortality Risk In Older Adults: Study by Nathan Gray

"High consumption of omega-3 long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids might be associated with a lower risk of dying among older adults by as much as 27%, according to new research."

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