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News tag: Omega-3 fatty acid


Home remedies against Seasonal Affective Disorder

11 Feb, 2015 | by Ion Gireada | 0 comments
Those situations exceeding the description of “just the winter blues” require prompt and decisive action, involving medical help and several home remedies to correct the situation. During winter, most people think of sunshine, and cannot wait for the spring. Winter may have detrimental effects similar to Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD).…


Caviar cream protects, enhances your skin

29 Jan, 2015 | by Gabriel Rosoga | 0 comments
Caviar is one of most expensive foods in the world, so you wonder how can raw fish eggs work wonders for your skin? Caviar is your skin's best friend for many reasons, and anti-aging is just one of them. Recent years have seen an increase of natural skin care products…


Fish oil tablets contain various levels of active ingredients

22 Jan, 2015 | by Ion Gireada | 1 comment
The fish oil tablets people take may not contain the amount of omega-3s as claimed on the packaging, a new study finds. A study conducted by researchers at University of Auckland and University of Newcastle found that only 32 fish oil supplements contained eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA)…


Walnuts slow down prostate cancer tumor growth

17 Nov, 2014 | by Ion Gireada | 0 comments
Eating a handful of walnuts on a daily basis may slow down the occurrence of prostate cancer, new research shows. According to scientists, diets rich in walnuts or its oils slow down the growth of a tumor in mice. Additionally, the reduce cholesterol and increased the sensitivity to insulin which…


Dyslexia-related reading difficulties improve with Omega-3 fatty acids

3 Nov, 2014 | by Ion Gireada | 1 comment
For children with reading difficulty, a diet rich in omega-3 could help improve their reading skills, a new research says. Researchers at Oxford University claim that key to dyslexia is hearing, and to improve phonetics abilities, children need to hear the order of sounds in each word very clearly, the…


Omega-3 supplements fail reducing atrial fibrillation, study shows

15 Oct, 2014 | by Gabriel Rosoga | 0 comments
Those suffering from heart disease and rely on fish oil to improve their health’s heart, may follow a wrong path, new research suggests. Fish oil supplements, although rich in Omega-3 fatty acids, have no effect in reducing atrial fibrillation, a common type of irregular heartbeat. Anil Nigam, lead investigator for…


Women who eat fish, fatty acids have lower risk of hearing loss

11 Sep, 2014 | by Ion Gireada | 0 comments
New research found women who eat at least 2 servings of fish weekly will have a lower risk of hearing loss. Dr. Sharon G. Curhan of Brigham and Women's Hospital Channing Division of Network Medicine led the study published in American Journal of Clinical Nutrition (AJCN) on September 10. Collected…


Improve your brain’s health by eating fish once a week

21 Aug, 2014 | by Daniel Tomas | 0 comments
Recent study published in American Journal of Preventive Medicine shows eating fish, baked or broiled, even once a week improves your brain’s health, regardless of how much omega-3 fatty acid in the fish. The study, conducted by researchers at University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, supports previously existing results about…