Omega-3 Experts' Blog

Prevention of postoperative complications in colorectal cancer

Worldwide, colorectal cancer (CRC) is the third most frequent cancer in men, the second most common in women and the fourth leading cause of cancer-related death. Surgery is one therapeutic option, but it is related to a very high rate of...

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Omega-3 derivatives as a non-immunosuppressant alternative for COPD

  • 12/15/2016

Chronic obstructive pulmonar disease (COPD), mostly caused by years of smoking (although long-term exposure to lung irritants, such as polluted air, chemical fumes or dust, can also contribute), is principally characterised by inflammation...

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Omega-3 in depression

Major depressive disorder (MDD) is associated with high morbidity and mortality and a substantial reduction in quality of life. In recent years, the rising incidence of MDD and decline in omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid consumption in...

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Omega-3 and stroke

Despite references to stroke going back to the second millennium B.C., to date the strategy for its systematic treatment has been imprecise. Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (omega-3 PUFA) are receiving increasing attention due to their...

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