Too much Omega-3 a day may increase the risk of bleeding and worsen heart rhythm problems: study

  • 05/09/2012

At a conference held by the European Society of Cardiology in Dublin, it was stated that omega-3 may play a role in cardiovascular health. For that to be the case, patients should make sure that the supplements contain adequate concentrations of omega-3 -- 1 gram a day -- to achieve any beneficial...

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A fish a day keeps the doctor away?

  • 05/04/2012

Date: 03/05/2012 Source: European Society of Cardiology A fish a day keeps the doctor away? Most people, whether healthy or having cardiovascular disease (CVD), would benefit from regular consumption of oily fish, concluded speakers at the EuroPRevent 2012 meeting. While eating whole fish...

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Omega-3 Helps Dialysis Patients

  • 05/04/2012

Omega-3 fish oil can help kidney patients undergoing hemodialysis, according to a study conducted by researchers at the Lawson Health Research Institute.   The study found that patients taking fish oil capsules experienced a lower rate of graft failure due to thrombosis of the...

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Omega-3 foods prevent eye disease in seniors

  • 04/30/2012

Eating a diet rich in omega-3 fatty acids appears to protect seniors against the onset of age-related macular degeneration (AMD), according to the analysis of a survey on dietary habits conducted at the early 90. Published in Business Recorder

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