Studies

Gynecology

Breastfeeding

Dysmenorrhoea

Endometriosis

Menopause

Gomes MA, Jia X, Kolenski I, Duncan AM, Meckling KA. The role of background diet on the effects of eicosapentaenoic acid and docosahexaenoic acid supplementation in healthy pre-menopausal women: a randomized, cross-over, controlled study. Lipids Health Dis. 2016 Sep 29;15(1):168. FULL TEXT


Losurdo P, Grillo A, Panizon E, Zanetti M, Bardelli M, Biolo G, Fabris B, Carretta R. Baroreflex sensitivity and central hemodynamics after omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids supplementation in an animal model of menopause. Vascul Pharmacol. 2015 Aug;71:65-9.


Graversen CB, Lundbye-Christensen S, Thomsen B, Christense JH, Schmidt EB. Marine n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids lower plasma proprotein convertase subtilisin kexin type 9 levels in pre- and postmenopausal women: A randomised study. Vascul Pharmacol. 2015 Jul 2. pii: S1537-1891(15)00149-4.


Losurdo P, Grillo A, Panizon E, Zanetti M, Bardelli M, Biolo G, Fabris B, Carretta R. Baroreflex sensitivity and central hemodynamics after omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids supplementation in an animal model of menopause. Vascul Pharmacol. 2015 Apr 8. pii: S1537-1891(15)00038-5. doi: 10.1016/j.vph.2014.12.005.


Ramsden CE, Faurot KR, Zamora D et al. Targeted alteration of dietary n-3 and n-6 fatty acids for the treatment of chronic headaches: A randomized trial. Pain. 2013 Jul 22. pii: S0304-3959(13)00396-5. FULL TEXT


Tartibian B, Maleki BH, Kanaley et al. Long-term aerobic exercise and omega-3 supplementation modulate osteoporosis through inflammatory mechanisms in post-menopausal women: a randomized, repeated measures study. Nutrition & Metabolism 2011;8:71. FULL TEXT


Freeman MP, Hibbeln JR, Silver M et al. Omega-3 fatty acids for major depressive disorder associated with the menopausal transition: a preliminary open trial. Menopause 2011;18(3):279-284. FULL TEXT


Lucas M, Asselin G, Mérette C, Poulin MJ, Dodin S. Effects of ethyl-eicosapentaenoic acid omega-3 fatty acid supplementation on hot flashes and quality of life among middle-aged women: A double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized clinical trial. Menopause 2009;16(2):357-66.


Monterrosa A. ¿Qué hacer en la atención primaria de la mujer en menopausia y climaterio? Med UNAB. 2005;8:137-46. FULL TEXT

Perinatal depression

Polycystic ovary syndrome

Preeclampsia

Pregnancy

Judge MP. Omega-3 Consumption During Pregnancy to Support Optimal Outcomes. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2017 Jul 19. [Epub ahead of print]


Bisgaard H, Stokholm J, Chawes BL, Vissing NH, Bjarnadóttir E, Schoos AM, Wolsk HM, Pedersen TM, Vinding RK, Thorsteinsdóttir S, Følsgaard NV, Fink NR, Thorsen J, Pedersen AG, Waage J, Rasmussen MA, Stark KD, Olsen SF, Bønnelykke K. Fish Oil-Derived Fatty Acids in Pregnancy and Wheeze and Asthma in Offspring. N Engl J Med. 2016 Dec 29;375(26):2530-9. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1503734.


Maddipati KR, Romero R, Chaiworapongsa T, Chaemsaithong P, Zhou S, Xu Z, Tarca AL, Kusanovic JP, Gomez R, Docheva N, Honn KV. Clinical Chorioamnionitis at Term: The Amniotic Fluid Fatty acyl Lipidome. J Lipid Res. 2016 Aug 18. pii: jlr.P069096. [Epub ahead of print] FULL TEXT


Mozurkewich EL, Greenwood M, Clinton C, Berman D, Romero V, Djuric Z, Qualls C, Gronert K. Pathway Markers for Pro-resolving Lipid Mediators in Maternal and Umbilical Cord Blood: A Secondary Analysis of the Mothers, Omega-3, and Mental Health Study. Front Pharmacol. 2016 Sep 7;7:274. doi: 10.3389/fphar.2016.00274. eCollection 2016. FULL TEXT


Ismail AM, Ramadan MF, Ali MK, Abbas AM, El Saman AM, Makarem MH. A randomized controlled study of the efficacy of 4 weeks of supplementation with ω-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids in cases of unexplained oligohydramnios. J Perinatol. 2016 Aug 25. doi: 10.1038/jp.2016.134. [Epub ahead of print]


O'Tierney-Ginn PF, Gillingham M, Fowler J, Brass E, Marshall NE, Thornburg KL. Maternal Weight Gain Regulates Omega-3 Fatty Acids in Male, Not Female, Neonates: A Cross-Sectional Study. Reprod Sci. 2016 Jul 28. pii: 1933719116660843. [Epub ahead of print]


Drewery ML, Gaitán AV, Thaxton C, Xu W, Lammi-Keefe CJ. Pregnant Women in Louisiana Are Not Meeting Dietary Seafood Recommendations. J Pregnancy. 2016;2016:1853935. doi: 10.1155/2016/1853935. Epub 2016 Jul 18. FULL TEXT


Kajarabille N, Hurtado JA, Peña-Quintana L et al. Omega-3 LCPUFA supplement: a nutritional strategy to prevent maternal and neonatal oxidative stress. Matern Child Nutr. 2016 Apr 13. doi: 10.1111/mcn.12300. [Epub ahead of print]


Calabuig-Navarro V, Puchowicz M, Glazebrook P et al. Effect of ω-3 supplementation on placental lipid metabolism in overweight and obese women. Am J Clin Nutr. 2016 Mar 9. pii: ajcn124651. [Epub ahead of print]


Christian LM, Blair LM, Porter K et al. Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid (PUFA) Status in Pregnant Women: Associations with Sleep Quality, Inflammation, and Length of Gestation. PLoS One. 2016 Feb 9;11(2):e0148752. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0148752. eCollection 2016. FULL TEXT


Escamilla-Nuñez MC, Barraza-Villarreal A, Hernández-Cadena L, Navarro-Olivos E, Sly PD, Romieu I. Omega-3 fatty acid supplementation during pregnancy and respiratory symptoms in Children. Chest. 2014 Mar 13. doi: 10.1378/chest.13-1432.


Nishimura RY, Barbieiri P, de Castro GS, Jordão AA Jr, da Silva Castro Perdoná G, Sartorelli DS. Dietary polyunsaturated fatty acid intake during late pregnancy affects fatty acid composition of mature breast milk. Nutrition. 2013 Nov 19. pii: S0899-9007(13)00504-2.


Carlson SE, Colombo J, Gajewski BJ et al. DHA supplementation and pregnancy outcomes. Am J Clin Nutr. 2013;97(4):808-815. FULL TEXT


Hageman JHJ,Hooyenga P, Diersen-Schade DA et al. The Impact of Dietary Long-Chain Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids on Respiratory Illness in Infants and Children. Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 2012;12(6):564-573. FULL TEXT


Larqué E, Gil-Sánchez A, Prieto-Sánchez MT et al. Omega 3 fatty acids, gestation and pregnancy outcomes. Br J Nutr. 2012;107 Suppl 2:S77-S84. FULL TEXT


Contreras M. A, Herrera Y, Rodríguez O. L et al. Aceptabilidad y consumo de una bebida láctea con Omega¬3 en embarazadas y nodrizas del programa nacional de alimentación complementaria. Rev Chil Nutr 2011;38(3): 313¬320. FULL TEXT


Jordan RG. Prenatal omega-3 fatty acids: review and recommendations. J Midwifery Womens Health. 2010;55(6):520-528.


Coletta JM, Bell SJ, Roman AS. Omega-3 fatty acids and pregnancy. Reviews In Obstetrics & Gynecology. 2010;3(4):163-171. FULL TEXT


Van Goor SA, Dijck-Brouwer DA, Hadders-Algra M et al. Human milk arachidonic acid and docosahexaenoic acid contents increase following supplementation during pregnancy and lactation. Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids. 2009;80:65-69.


Koletzko B, Lien E, Agostoni C, Böhles H, Campoy C, Cetin I, y cols. World Association of Perinatal Medicine Dietary Guidelines Working Group. Recommendations and guidelines for perinatal practice. The roles of long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids in pregnancy, lactation and infancy: Review of current knowledge and consensus recommendations. J Perinat Med 2008;36:5-14.


Al MD, van Houwelingen AC, Kester AD, Hasaart TH, de Jong AE, Hornstra G. Maternal essential fatty acid patterns during normal pregnancy and their relationship to the neonatal essential fatty acid status. Br J Nutr 1995; 74(1): 55-68.

Prevention of preterm birth