New defence against superbugs
(Flinders University) For the first time, Australian scientists have confirmed a link between the role of regular fish oil to break down the ability of 'superbugs' to become resistant to antibiotics. The discovery, led by Flinders University and just published in international journal mBio, found that the antimicrobial powers of fish oil fatty acids could prove a simple and safe dietary supplement for people to take with antibiotics to make their fight against infection more effective. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Researchers find evidence that diet can alter the microbiome to affect breast cancer risk
(Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center) New research shows that diet, including fish oil supplements, can alter not only the breast microbiome, but also breast cancer tumors. The study appears online in Cancer Research, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - June 3, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

ACC: Fish Oil Does Not Improve Outcomes for Those at High CV Risk
MONDAY, May 24, 2021 -- High levels of eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), an omega-3 (ω-3) fatty acid, are no benefit to patients at high risk for cardiovascular events, according to a study published online May 16 in JAMA Cardiology to coincide... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 24, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Fish Oil Supplements Tied to Risk for Atrial Fibrillation
WEDNESDAY, May 19, 2021 -- Fish oil supplements are associated with a significantly greater risk for atrial fibrillation (AF) in patients at elevated cardiovascular risk, according to a research letter published online April 28 in the European Heart... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 19, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Could High-Dose Fish Oil Raise Odds for AFib?
Title: Could High-Dose Fish Oil Raise Odds for AFib?Category: Health NewsCreated: 5/3/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/4/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Heart General)
Source: MedicineNet Heart General - May 4, 2021 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

High-Dose Fish Oil May Raise Odds for A-Fib in Heart Patients
A new study suggests that prescription versions of fish oil may raise the risk of a common heart rhythm disorder. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - May 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Could High-Dose Fish Oil Raise Odds for A-Fib in Heart Patients?
MONDAY, May 3, 2021 -- Many people take fish oil to protect their heart, but a new study suggests that prescription versions may raise the risk of a common heart rhythm disorder. At issue are prescription-strength omega-3 fatty acids, which are... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - May 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Should you take fish oil? Depends on your genotype
(University of Georgia) Fish oil supplements are a billion-dollar industry built on a foundation of purported, but not proven, health benefits. Now, new research from a team led by a University of Georgia scientist indicates that taking fish oil only provides health benefits if you have the right genetic makeup. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - March 25, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Mar 19 2021 This Week in Cardiology Mar 19 2021 This Week in Cardiology
COVID-19, Fish Oil and AF risk, SGLT2 inhibitors and renal outcomes, and TAVR vs SAVR are the topics discussed by John Mandrola, MD, in this week ’s podcast.theheart.org on Medscape (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - March 19, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology Commentary Source Type: news

Fish Oil, Vitamin D Won't Prevent A-Fib: Study
A-fib, also known as atrial fibrillation, affects more than 33 million people worldwide and is the most common type of abnormal heart rhythm. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - March 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fish Oil, Vitamin D Won't Prevent A-Fib: Study
THURSDAY, March 18, 2021 -- For people hoping to prevent the heart rhythm disorder known as " a-fib, " new research shows that taking vitamin D or fish oil supplements won ' t help. A-fib, also known as atrial fibrillation, affects more than 33 million... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 18, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Fish Oil, Vitamin D Won't Prevent A-Fib: Study
Title: Fish Oil, Vitamin D Won ' t Prevent A-Fib: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/18/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/18/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Heart General)
Source: MedicineNet Heart General - March 18, 2021 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Best supplements for memory: Fish oil may boost brain power and prevent cognitive decline
BEST supplements for memory: A person does not have to accept defeat when it comes to ageing and worsening memory. By taking fish oil supplements you could boost your brain's potential. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Oily Fish Linked to Lower Risk of Diabetes in Largest Study to Date Oily Fish Linked to Lower Risk of Diabetes in Largest Study to Date
People who reported eating at least one oily fish meal weekly had about a 20% lower incidence of type 2 diabetes compared with never-eaters. Fish-oil supplements may work too.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - February 1, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

What does cod liver oil do? What's it good for?
COD liver oil is a type of fish oil which has a number of health benefits. So what does cod liver oil do and what is it good for? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news