Omega-3 Experts' Blog

Supplementation with high-concentration EPA and DHA reduces cardiovascular risk

Long-chain omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (omega-3 PUFA) have pleiotropic effects on cell function and regulate multiple pathways that control plasma lipids, inflammatory factors and cell mechanisms in cardiomyocytes and vascular...

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The most important contributions at the ISSFAL Congress

Between 26 and 30 May, the 10th Congress of the International Society for the Study of Fatty Acids and Lipids, the most important event in the field worldwide, was held in Vancouver. Internationally renowned speakers presented the...

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Omega-3 and Period Pain (Dysmenorrhoea)

For some years it lhas been suggested that increasing omega-3 could reduce period pain, as one of its possible mechanisms could be an imbalance towards omega-6 fatty acids, which are pro-inflammatory. Omega-3 would compete with omega-6...

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A fish a day keeps the doctor away?

At the EuroPRevent 2012 symposium, held this May in Dublin in the context of the European Association for Cardiovascular Rehabilitation and Prevention (EACPR), part of the European Society of Cardiology, the experts stated that both...

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