People with diabetes could improve their quality of life with fish oil emulsion supplementation, says study
(Natural News) Diabetes is a disease that keeps on giving – problems. People suffering from diabetes often develop equally debilitating complications which are significant causes of increased morbidity and mortality among patients. Researchers from Slovakia recently investigated the capability of fish oil emulsion to reduce hyperglycemia-induced oxidative stress and inflammation in diabetic patients that result in... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Amarin defies critics with more positive Vascepa data
Amarin Corp. has released new data from a study showing that its fish oil medication, Vascepa, can significantly reduce the occurrence of several adverse heart events. (Source: PharmaManufacturing.com)
Source: PharmaManufacturing.com - March 18, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Rx Fish Oil Cuts Heart Dangers in Statin Takers
The study suggests that the prescription fish oil pill, not to be confused with over-the-counter supplements, reduces the lifetime risk of dying from heart disease; having a non-fatal heart attack or stroke; or needing heart surgery or hospitalization for a heart complication. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - March 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prescription Fish Oil Goes Beyond Preventing First CV Events
(MedPage Today) -- New REDUCE-IT data point to secondary prevention benefit (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - March 18, 2019 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

New study suggests fish oil derivative may benefit heart health
New numbers suggest that a purified fish oil derivative, a prescription drug called Vascepa, is more effective at preventing cardiovascular events than previously thought. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - March 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prescription Fish Oil Pill Vascepa Lowers Heart Attack Risk in Those Already on Statins
MONDAY, March 18, 2019 -- Patients who have high triglycerides and take cholesterol-lowering statins to lower their risk for heart attack or stroke can cut that risk by another 30 percent by adding a high-dose omega-3 fatty acid pill, investigators... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 18, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Prescription Fish Oil Pill Lowers Heart Attack Risk in Those Already on Statins
Title: Prescription Fish Oil Pill Lowers Heart Attack Risk in Those Already on StatinsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/18/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/18/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Heart General)
Source: MedicineNet Heart General - March 18, 2019 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Omega-3s found to help those suffering from PTSD
(Natural News) PTSD, or post-traumatic stress disorder, is a mental health condition that often occurs after a person witnessed or experienced a terrifying event. People with PTSD often experience psychophysiological symptoms such as a pounding heart. Researchers from Japan suggest that this particular symptom may be improved by taking fish oil supplements and eating more foods... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Connection Between Physical and Mental Health
Many of us seriously underrate how strongly our body affects our state-of-mind. We don’t realize how strongly poor diet, lack of sleep, and too little exercise can affect our emotional and mental health. Better Nutrition Can Alleviate Depression and Anxiety Over the past decade, interest in how diet affects mental health has grown considerably. Large studies have found that habitual consumption of an unhealthy diet (defined as high in processed foods) is associated with increased risk of depression, anxiety, and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children and adolescents.1 A study employing a “d...
Source: Psych Central - March 3, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Fabiana Franco, Ph.D. Tags: Anxiety Depression Exercise General Habits Healthy Living Sleep Source Type: news

Study: Fish oils found to treat asthma by reducing formation of inflammatory proteins
(Natural News) Could fish oil really help treat asthma? New research has indicated that may just be the case. Scientists from the University of Rochester Medical Center have reportedly made a shocking discovery about omega-3 fatty acids, and what purpose they may be able to serve for asthma patients. Their research, which was published in... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Soybean Oil or Fish Oil? This Study ’s Result Surprised Wilmot Cancer Researchers
Investigators discovered, unexpectedly, that soybean oil was better than fish oil for reducing cancer-related fatigue in breast cancer survivors. (Source: University of Rochester Medical Center Press Releases)
Source: University of Rochester Medical Center Press Releases - February 27, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: University of Rochester Medical Center Source Type: news

Fish oil supplements during pregnancy may protect children from high blood pressure
Studying obese children under the age of six, researchers at the University of Kansas found some did not have the typical spike in systolic blood pressure and diastolic blood pressure. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mom's Prenatal Fish Oil Might Help Kids' Blood Pressure Later
FRIDAY, Feb. 22, 2019 -- Obese young children may have less risk for high blood pressure if their mother took the omega-3 fatty acid DHA -- found in fish oil -- during pregnancy, new research suggests. The findings could be important since rising... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 22, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Fish Oil Supplements: A Fish Tale or a Good Catch?
Are fish oil supplements an easy way to help your heart, joints and brain, or are they 21st century snake oil products? The truth may be somewhere in the middle. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - February 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Does Fish Oil Help Control Asthma? Not So Much, Study Finds
Title: Does Fish Oil Help Control Asthma? Not So Much, Study FindsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/29/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/30/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Asthma General)
Source: MedicineNet Asthma General - January 30, 2019 Category: Respiratory Medicine Source Type: news

Does Fish Oil Help Control Asthma? Not So Much, Study Finds
TUESDAY, Jan. 29, 2019 -- Fish oil did not improve asthma control in overweight/obese young people with uncontrolled disease, a new study shows. It included 98 participants, aged 12 to 25, who had diagnosed asthma but poor asthma control, despite... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 29, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Fish Oil Flops for Asthma Control in Overweight Youth
(MedPage Today) -- No benefit versus soybean oil in exacerbations or lung function (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - January 25, 2019 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Fish oil does not appear to improve asthma control in teens, young adults
(American Thoracic Society) Fish oil does not appear to improve asthma control in adolescents and young adults with uncontrolled asthma who are overweight or obese, according to new research published online in the Annals of the American Thoracic Society. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Fish Oil, Particularly EPA, Linked to Reduced Ischemic Stroke Fish Oil, Particularly EPA, Linked to Reduced Ischemic Stroke
A new study of fish oils and ischemic stroke that included data on adipose tissue levels of key fatty acids has suggested a greater benefit with dietary intakes of EPA than with DHA or total fish oil.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - January 17, 2019 Category: Pathology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Feeling down and moody? Lift your spirits by taking fish oil supplements
(Natural News) Fish oil supplements are among the most popular dietary supplements, mainly for their ability to lower the risk of heart disease, thanks to the omega-3 fatty acids found in fish oil. However, it’s not just the heart that benefits from taking fish oils — these fatty acids are also beneficial for maintaining healthy... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fish Oil Supplementation for Disuse Atrophy
Fish Oil Supplementation Can Mitigate Disuse Atrophy in Women (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - January 11, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Fish Oil Supplementation Can Mitigate Disuse Atrophy in Women Fish Oil Supplementation Can Mitigate Disuse Atrophy in Women
Consuming fish oil prior to limb immobilization can attenuate the loss of skeletal muscle mass in healthy young women, a study found.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - January 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine News Source Type: news

Europe Pulls Fish Oil Indication; Alexa for BP Checks; FDA's Nasty Letter to Sartan Maker
(MedPage Today) -- Recent developments of interest in cardiovascular medicine (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - December 17, 2018 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

New study shows that fish oil does not increase bleeding risk in surgery patients
(Wright On Marketing& Communications) A new study published in Circulation showed that fish oil -- which contains the omega-3s EPA and DHA -- did not increase perioperative bleeding in surgery patients. In fact, higher blood omega-3 levels were associated with lower risk of bleeding. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - December 4, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Year in Review: Cardiology
(MedPage Today) -- New guidelines, PCSK9s, fish oil, TAVR, MitraClip, and aspirin (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - November 28, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Is Amarin ’s Fish-Oil-Derived Drug A Historic Breakthrough Or Not? It’s Complicated
Welcome to a spirited debate about whether a drug derived from fish oil will change the way doctor's treat heart disease. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - November 20, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Matthew Herper, Forbes Staff Source Type: news

Study: Fish oil helps fight arthritis, cancer, heart disease, depression by preventing inflammation - Are you getting enough?
(Natural News) It’s no secret by now that omega-3 fatty acids are a highly beneficial nutrient. Many people are aware of the benefits of fish oil and other forms of omega-3 fatty acids, but actually getting enough of this valuable nutrient to reap its benefits still seems to be a difficult undertaking. One of the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D pills, fish oil no guard against cancer or heart diseases
Vitamin D and fish oil supplements do not lower the risk of heart disease and cancer in healthy adults, says a study. But what does this mean for Indians? (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - November 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pregnant women who take fish oil supplements each day
Researchers from the University of Adelaide, SA Health and Medical Research Institute and Women's and Children's Hospital reviewed the results of trials involving 20,000 women. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New research finds omega-3 fatty acids reduce the risk of premature birth
A newCochrane Review published today has found that increasing the intake of omega-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCPUFA) during pregnancy reduces the risk of premature births.Premature birth is the leading cause of death for children under 5 years old worldwide, accounting for close to one million deaths annually. Premature babies are at higher risk of a range of long-term conditions including visual impairment, developmental delay and learning difficulties.‘We know premature birth is a critical global health issue, with an estimated 15 million babies born too early each year,’ explains Cochrane Pre...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - November 14, 2018 Category: Information Technology Authors: Katie Abbotts Source Type: news

Critics question Amarin fish oil study
There ’s something fishy about the positive results Amarin reported for its supplemental drug, Vascepa. (Source: PharmaManufacturing.com)
Source: PharmaManufacturing.com - November 12, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Study reveals only one kind of fish oil actually helps your health 
A new study led by Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts, found that those taking Vascepa, a fish oil prescription could reduce the risk of heart diease (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Don't count on vitamin D or fish oil supplements to reduce your risk of cancer or heart disease
A widely anticipated study has concluded that neither vitamin D nor fish oil supplements prevent cancer or serious heart-related problems — such as heart attacks and strokes — in healthy older people.Although hundreds of studies of these supplements have been published over the years, the new... (Source: Los Angeles Times - Science)
Source: Los Angeles Times - Science - November 12, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Liz Szabo Source Type: news

Vitamin D lowers risk of cancer death, fish oil reduces odds of heart attack, study shows
A large U.S. study designed to gauge the health benefits of vitamin D and fish oil supplements concludes that the omega-3 oil can dramatically reduce the odds of a heart attack while vitamin D's benefits seem to come from lowering the risk of death from cancer. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - November 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Vitamin D lowers risk of cancer death, fish oil reduces odds of heart attack, study suggests
A large U.S. study designed to gauge the health benefits of vitamin D and fish oil supplements concludes that the omega-3 oil can dramatically reduce the odds of a heart attack while vitamin D's benefits seem to come from lowering the risk of death from cancer. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - November 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Fish oil cuts heart attack risk, vitamin D lowers odds of cancer death
(Reuters Health) - A large U.S. study designed to gauge the health benefits of vitamin D and fish oil supplements concludes that the omega-3 oil can dramatically reduce the odds of a heart attack while vitamin D's benefits seem to come from lowering the risk of death from cancer. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

New research on fish oil benefits for heart health
Two Harvard clinical trials look at potential heart health benefits from eating more fish or taking a fish oil supplement (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - November 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Vitamin D, fish oil supplements of little benefit to heart health
Two large new clinical trials have examined the benefits of vitamin D and fish oil supplements for staving off heart disease and cancer. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiovascular / Cardiology Source Type: news

Fish, Fish Oil May Lower Your Heart Attack Risk
Title: Fish, Fish Oil May Lower Your Heart Attack RiskCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/10/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/12/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Heart General)
Source: MedicineNet Heart General - November 12, 2018 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

STUDY: Fish oil And vitamin D pills no guard against cancer or serious heart trouble
This latest study is the strongest and most definitive examination yet. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Heart meeting features fish oil, vitamin D, cholesterol news
Top news at an American Heart Association conference focuses on what does and does not help prevent heart attacks and other problems (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Pure Fish Oil Lowers CVD Risk Even If We Don ’ t Understand How Pure Fish Oil Lowers CVD Risk Even If We Don ’ t Understand How
REDUCE-IT found that high-dose purified omega-3 fish oil reduced CV events even if the drug didn ’ t work as expected. Evidence-based practice means we should embrace these results, says John Mandrola, MD.theheart.org on Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Expert Column Source Type: news

AHA: Fish Oil, Vitamin D Not VITAL to Heart Health
(MedPage Today) -- VITAL trial also showed no benefits for cancer incidence with both supplements (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - November 11, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Fish, Fish Oil May Lower Your Heart Attack Risk
The two studies provide firm evidence that the omega 3 fatty acids found in fish like salmon, sardines or tuna can have a beneficial effect on heart health, said Dr. JoAnn Manson, chief of preventive medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, and lead researcher for the VITAL trial. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fish Oil, Vitamin D No Help for Heart Risk, Cancer
And new study finds no reason to get routine vitamin D tests, researchers say. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Studies Give Mixed Results About Taking Fish Oil and Vitamin D
(CHICAGO) — Taking fish oil or vitamin D? Big studies give long-awaited answers on who does and does not benefit from these popular nutrients. Fish oil taken by healthy people, at a dose found in many supplements, showed no clear ability to lower heart or cancer risks. Same for vitamin D. But higher amounts of a purified, prescription fish oil slashed heart problems and heart-related deaths among people with high triglycerides, a type of fat in the blood, and other risks for heart disease. Doctors cheered the results and said they could suggest a new treatment option for hundreds of thousands of patients like these. ...
Source: TIME: Health - November 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: MARILYNN MARCHIONE / AP Tags: Uncategorized onetime Supplements Source Type: news

Amarin's Fish-Oil-Derived Drug Shows Great Promise — With Big Caveats
Was it the drug, Vascepa, that prevented cardiac deaths? Or was part of the result due to a placebo that wasn't? " “Is this a one-off chance finding, or is it a drug that is an amazing addition to our armamentarium?” (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - November 10, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Matthew Herper, Forbes Staff Source Type: news

Amarin's Fish-Oil-Derived Drug Shows Great Promise —With Big Caveats
Was it the drug, Vascepa, that prevented cardiac deaths? Or was part of the result due to a placebo that wasn't? " “Is this a one-off chance finding, or is it a drug that is an amazing addition to our armamentarium?” (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - November 10, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Matthew Herper, Forbes Staff Source Type: news

Big studies give mixed news on fish oil, vitamin D
Big studies reveal mixed results on who does and does not benefit from taking fish oil or vitamin D (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news