Could eating more fish boost fertility?
New research suggests couples trying to conceive may want to eat more seafood (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - May 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eating Fish May Improve A Couple ’ s Fertility
BOSTON (CBS) – Could eating fish help you and your partner conceive? A new study funded by the National Institutes of Health finds that eating more seafood may improve a couple’s chances of getting pregnant. Researchers at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health studied more than 500 couples who were trying to get pregnant. They found that 92-percent of the couples who ate seafood more than twice a week got pregnant within a year compared to only 79-percent of couples who ate seafood less frequently. It is not clear whether the seafood itself improves fertility or whether couples who eat more fish tend to...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - May 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Healthwatch Syndicated Local Dr. Mallika Marshall Harvard School Of Public Health Local TV National Institutes Of Health Pregnancy Source Type: news

Oily fish still a good habit for heart health, U.S. doctors say
(Reuters Health) - People who eat at least two servings a week of oily fish like salmon, mackerel, herring and tuna should keep it up because U.S. doctors still say it's a good way to reduce the risk of heart attacks and strokes. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

AHA Advisory Recommends Fish Twice Weekly for CV Health AHA Advisory Recommends Fish Twice Weekly for CV Health
A new scientific advisory from the American Heart Association reaffirms a recommendation to eat two servings of fish per week to prevent heart failure, coronary heart disease, sudden death, and stroke.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - May 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

'The Mediterranean diet is gone': region's children are fattest in Europe
The diet Greece, Spain and Italy are famous for - rich in fruit, vegetables, fish and olive oil – is supposedly the healthiest in the world, but obesity is rocketingFor kids in Greece, Spain and Italy, the Mediterranean diet is dead, according to the World Health Organisation, which says that children in Sweden are more likely to eat fish, olive oil and tomatoes than those in southern Europe.In Cyprus, a phenomenal 43% of boys and girls aged nine are either overweight or obese. Greece, Spain and Italy also have rates of over 40%. The Mediterranean countries which gave their name to the famous diet that is supposed to...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 24, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Sarah Boseley Health editor Tags: Obesity Science Health Source Type: news

400-million-year-old evolutionary arms race helps researchers understand HIV
(University of Western Ontario) Researchers at Western University were interested in the origin of a gene that encodes for protein, HERC5, shown to potently inhibit HIV. In a new study published in the Journal of Virology, Stephen Barr, Ph.D., assistant professor at Western's Schulich School of Medicine& Dentistry, shows that the gene first emerged in fish over 400 million years ago and has been involved in an evolutionary arms race with viruses ever since. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 24, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

What is the Nordic diet? The surprisingly affordable lifestyle
Eating 'clean' can be incredibly difficult for lower income Americans, who often live in 'food deserts', and fish is on the pricier end of produce. But nutritionists say the Nordic way is a good option. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Could Eating Fish Boost Sex Lives and Fertility?
For the study, Harvard researchers tracked outcomes for 500 couples in Michigan and Texas for one year. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - May 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Could More Fish in the Diet Boost Sex Lives and Fertility?
(Source: Fertility News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Fertility News - Doctors Lounge - May 23, 2018 Category: Reproduction Medicine Tags: Reproductive Medicine, Fertility, Obstetrics, Nutrition, News, Source Type: news

Is Fish the Food of Love, and Babies?
Eating more fish was tied to more lovemaking, and more babies. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - May 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: NICHOLAS BAKALAR Tags: Seafood Babies and Infants Pregnancy and Childbirth Sex Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is krill oil better than fish oil for omega-3?
Krill oil and fish oil are popular dietary supplements containing omega-3. Krill oil comes from a small crustacean while fish oil comes from oily fish, such as salmon. Both are shown to increase blood levels of omega-3 and have benefits for health. Learn more about the differences between krill oil and fish oil here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Autism is not linked to eating fish in pregnancy
A major study examining the fish-eating habits of pregnant women has found that they are not linked to autism or autistic traits in their children. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - May 23, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: ; Faculty of Health Sciences; Press Release Source Type: news

Could More Fish in the Diet Boost Sex Lives and Fertility?
WEDNESDAY, May 23, 2018 -- Adding more seafood to the diet could help get couples'sex lives, and even their fertility, back in the swim of things, new research shows. The study couldn't prove cause and effect, but couples who ate more fish each... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - May 23, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

UNH researchers find invasive seaweed makes fish change their behavior
(University of New Hampshire) Researchers at the University of New Hampshire have found that changes in the seascape may impact the behavior of fish and could be leaving them less options for refuge and more vulnerable to predators. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - May 22, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Introducing Doctor's Best New Purified and Clear Omega 3 Fish Oil
Introducing a new and innovative colorless fish oil supplement that is more pure and clean than typical fish oil.(PRWeb May 22, 2018)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2018/05/prweb15477480.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - May 22, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Introducing Doctor's Best New Purified and Clear Omega 3 Fish Oil
Introducing a new and innovative colorless fish oil supplement that is more pure and clean than typical fish oil.(PRWeb May 22, 2018)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/2018/05/prweb15477480.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - May 22, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Science proves once and for all that eating a lot of fish prevents cognitive decline
(Natural News) Some of us recall our mothers encouraging us to eat fish growing up on the pretense that it’s “brain food,” and it turns out that this is one notion that actually has some very solid science to back it. In fact, new research shows just how far its protective benefits reach. In the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Can Your Diet Reduce the Effects of Air Pollution? Here ’s What a New Study Says
A new study suggests that following a Mediterranean diet — an eating pattern high in fruits, vegetables, whole grains, legumes, olive oils, fish and poultry — may protect people from some of the health effects of air pollution. Researchers at NYU School of Medicine, which looked at data collected from nearly 550,000 people with an average age of 62 from around the United States for more than 17 years, grouped people based on how closely their eating mirrored the Mediterranean diet and linked them to estimates of their long term exposure to air pollution, including particulate matter (PM2.5), nitrous oxide (NO2)...
Source: TIME: Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alexandra Sifferlin Tags: Uncategorized healthytime onetime Pollution Source Type: news

CEO steps down at CHS spinoff company
Quorum Health Corp., a spinoff of Community Health Systems Inc., announced Monday that President and CEO Thomas Miller is retiring from the company, effective immediately. Robert Fish will serve as interim CEO, according to a news release.  Miller has been CEO of Quorum since 2015 when Franklin-based CHS (NYSE: CYH) announced plans to spin out 38 hospitals and its hospital management and consulting business to form a new publicly traded company. The move was meant to streamline CHS' massive portfolio… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 21, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Joel Stinnett Source Type: news

Experts Discuss Unique Side Effects of Immunotherapy
If you have mesothelioma and you’ve already received standard-of-care therapies, you may be considering an immunotherapy clinical trial. If you’re considering this option, a free immunotherapy teleconference is a great place to learn more. CancerCare recently hosted two one-hour education workshops featuring panels of immunotherapy experts. Part I of the teleconference presented an overview of immunotherapy. Part II of the teleconference, which is available online for free, focused exclusively on immunotherapy side effects. Understanding these issues and the role each patient plays in managing their own side ef...
Source: Asbestos and Mesothelioma News - May 21, 2018 Category: Environmental Health Authors: Matt Mauney Source Type: news

Autism is not linked to eating fish in pregnacy
(University of Bristol) A major study examining the fish-eating habits of pregnant women has found that they are not linked to autism or autistic traits in their children.Scientists at the University of Bristol looked at the assumption that mercury exposure during pregnancy is a major cause of autism using evidence from nearly 4500 women who took part in the Children of the 90s study. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

How exactly does fish oil help the heart? It counteracts the effects of mental stress
(Natural News) A study found that fish oil benefits the heart by counteracting the effects of mental stress in several measurements of cardiovascular health, such as heart rate and muscle sympathetic nerve activity (MSNA). In conducting the study, a team of researchers at Michigan Technological University worked with 67 adult participants. At the start of the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Case Of The Stolen Succulents
California Fish and Wildlife agents are combating a rash of succulent poaching incidents on the state's coastline, apparently to satisfy a booming demand for the plants in Korean and Chinese markets.(Image credit: Courtesy of Pat Freeling) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - May 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alexi Horowitz-Ghazi Source Type: news

New Advisory: Eat Fish Twice A Week To Lower Risk Of Heart Attack And Stroke -- What You Should Know
The American Heart Association released a new science advisory recommending non-fried fish twice a week to reduce risk of heart attack and stroke. Here's a breakdown of what you need to know. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - May 20, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: David DiSalvo, Contributor Source Type: news

AHA: How Much Fish You Should Eat To Reduce Heart Disease, Stroke Risk
This is a fishy recommendation from the AHA. And here's the type of fish that's better for your heart. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - May 20, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Eat Fish Twice a Week to Ward Off Heart Disease, Experts Say
Title: Eat Fish Twice a Week to Ward Off Heart Disease, Experts SayCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/17/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/18/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Heart General)
Source: MedicineNet Heart General - May 18, 2018 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Where GM meets GE
(Rothamsted Research) Genome edited crops will be sown in a field this month for the first time in the UK as part of an experimental trial at Rothamsted Research. Plans to start sowing two GE lines of Camelina plants follow official approval of Rothamsted's application to grow GM varieties of Camelina plants engineered to accumulate omega-3 long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LC-PUFAs), a form of lipid that are also known as omega-3 fish oils, in their seeds. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - May 18, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Eat Fish Twice a Week to Ward Off Heart Disease
The best choices are oily fish with large doses of omega-3 fatty acids. The options include salmon, albacore tuna, mackerel, lake trout, herring and sardines. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - May 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eat Fish Twice a Week to Ward Off Heart Disease, Experts Say
THURSDAY, May 17, 2018 -- There is more reason than ever for people to make fish a bigger part of their diets, according to the American Heart Association. The heart group has long recommended that people eat fish -- preferably fatty varieties --... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - May 17, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Eat oily fish twice a week to cut the risk of clogged arteries
The American Heart Assocation suggests people eat 250mg of omega-3 fatty acids per day, a target which can be met by eating oily fish twice a week and can cut the risk of dying young. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Warming Waters Push Fish To Cooler Climes, Out Of Some Fishermen's Reach
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Source: NPR Health and Science - May 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Christopher Joyce Source Type: news

Winners of the 2018 Elsevier Foundation Green and Sustainable Chemistry Challenge
(Elsevier) Two new chemistry solutions that use guava leaves to combat food spoilage and turn fish bones into phosphate rich fertilizer won the Elsevier Foundation Green and Sustainable Chemistry Challenge. The 2018 first prize winner is Prajwal Rajbhandari, President of the Research Institute for Biosciences& Biotechnology in Nepal. The second prize was awarded to Dr. Alessio Adamiano. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - May 17, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Eating vegetables, fruit and fish may keep people sharp by preventing their brains from shrinking
Researchers from Erasmus University, Rotterdam, found that people who eat well have brain volumes that are on average 2ml greater than those who indulge in sugary drinks. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How What You Eat May Affect Your Brain Size
Can your diet affect your brain? A new study published in Neurology suggests that people who eat healthy diets may have larger brain volumes. Meike Vernooij, a professor in epidemiology and radiology at Erasmus University Medical Center in the Netherlands, and her colleagues wanted to see how diet might impact the brain. They asked more than 4,000 older people in the Netherlands (average age: 66) about what they ate and analyzed brain scans over 10 years. People who ate healthier diets resembling the Mediterranean diet — rich in fruits, vegetables and healthy fats from sources like fish, and low in red meat — s...
Source: TIME: Health - May 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized Brain Diet/Nutrition healthytime Source Type: news

Better Diet Quality Associated With Larger Brain Volume
WEDNESDAY, May 16, 2018 -- Better diet quality, including high intake of vegetables, fruit, whole grains, dairy, nuts, and fish, is associated with larger brain volume, according to a study published online May 16 in Neurology. Pauline H. Croll,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 16, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Hippo waste causes fish kills in Africa's Mara River
(Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies) Ecologists have long known that agricultural and sewage pollution can cause low oxygen conditions and fish kills in rivers. A study published today in Nature Communications reports that hippo waste can have a similar effect in Africa's Mara River, which passes through the world renowned Maasai Mara National Reserve of Kenya, home to more than 4,000 hippos. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - May 16, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Study: Deep-sea trawling is extremely destructive for fish populations and has little economic benefit
(Natural News) Deep-sea trawling is not worth the fish hauled back to port. In an article from Mongabay, U.K. researchers said the technique did far too damage to the seafloor and populations of slow-breeding fish in exchange for meager amounts of consumable catch. In addition, the fishermen who practice this technique often under-report their actual catches. A lot of what... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

With plastic pollution in the oceans at 16xs more than previously thought, is it even possible to clean it up?
(Natural News) There was a time when the sea was the go-to place for keeping the body clean and catching fresh fish free from harmful chemicals. Beach lovers didn’t think twice about swimming there because they knew it was perfectly safe, and good for their health besides. But recent figures show that those who hesitate... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FISH Utility for Recurrent Abnormalities in AML at Diagnosis FISH Utility for Recurrent Abnormalities in AML at Diagnosis
Is it necessary to use both FISH and karyotyping for detecting cytogenetic abnormalities in AML at diagnosis and follow-up--or does karyotyping alone suffice?American Journal of Clinical Pathology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pathology & Lab Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

437 million tons of fish, $560 billion wasted due to destructive fishing operations
(University of British Columbia) Industrial fisheries that rely on bottom trawling wasted 437 million tonnes of fish and missed out on $560 billion in revenue over the past 65 years, new UBC research has found. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Researchers use LiDAR to locate invasive fish and preserve a national treasure
(The Optical Society) According to new research, an aircraft-mounted instrument could offer a faster way to locate and capture the non-native fish at Yellowstone National Park during the brief weeks each year when they come into shallow water to spawn. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - May 15, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Should You Stop Wearing Sunscreen To Get More Vitamin D? Here ’s What a Doctor Says
Last year, a study published in The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association made headlines when it asserted that sunscreen use is partially to blame for widespread vitamin D deficiency worldwide. The research raised questions, given that consistently wearing sunscreen is one of the most common pieces of advice from physicians. Should the risk of vitamin D deficiency — which can lead to brittle bones and has been associated with insulin resistance, high blood pressure and decreased immune function, among other issues — overshadow years of that advice? Not according to Dr. Victoria Werth, a professor of d...
Source: TIME: Health - May 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized healthytime onetime public health Source Type: news

Vitamin deficiency: Eating fish with this food could cause vitamin B deficiency
VITAMIN deficiency symptoms can include fatigue, shortness of breath and muscle weakness. If you often eat one particular food with raw fish, shellfish and crabs you could develop vitamin B deficiency. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes: Eat THIS MUCH fish a week to help treat the condition
DIABETES symptoms include increased hunger and thirst, unexplained weight loss and feeling tired. Type 1 diabetes appears in early life whereas type 2 diabetes develops later. You should eat this much fish if you suffer from the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

“ Green Development Has to Be Equal for All ”
Dr. Frank Rijsberman, director-general of the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI). Credit: Diana Mendoza/IPSBy Diana MendozaMANILA, May 14 2018 (IPS)IPS caught up with Dr. Frank Rijsberman, director-general of the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI), at the end of the flagship side event of the GGGI during the 51st Annual Meeting of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) in Manila on May 4, 2018, which featured the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and its potential to create sustainable infrastructure and promote green growth pathways.In this brief chat with IPS correspondent Diana Mendoza, Dr. Rijsberman noted the success of ju...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Diana Mendoza Tags: Asia-Pacific Climate Change Development & Aid Economy & Trade Energy Environment Featured Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) Green Economy Headlines Health Natural Resources Population Poverty & SDGs Projects Trade & Invest Source Type: news

Carnivorous plants: so you thought the triffids were make-believe …
A guide to flora with a hunger for flesh – and the intriguing and elaborate ways in which they get hold of itScientists at the University of Freiburg in Germany have for the first time characterised the snapping movement of this rare aquatic carnivorous plant, found in wetlands around the world.Aldrovanda vesiculosa snaps its “trap” shut 10 times faster than the much larger Venus flytrap, using a combination of hydraulics and the release of pre-stress to capture water fleas and possibly even tadpoles and small fish.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 13, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Killian Fox Tags: Plants Biology Science Source Type: news

Here's why you should add fish antibiotics to your survival stockpile
(Natural News) When society collapses after SHTF, medicines like antibiotics will be the first ones to go – making them expensive to come by. This can be terrible news, especially if you or a loved one becomes infected, and you don’t have any in stock or have nothing to trade them for. If that happens, you... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Bigger The Mother Fish, The More Babies She Has
Plus-sized mamma fish have a size advantage over their petite counterparts: They can produce more eggs, and those eggs produce larger fish. It's a reminder that protecting big fish matters.(Image credit: Education Images/UIG via Getty Images) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - May 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Christopher Joyce Source Type: news

David Goodall, Australia's oldest scientist, ends his own life aged 104
Goodall ate fish and chips and cheesecake and listened to Beethoven ’s Ninth Symphony in final hoursAustralia ’s oldest scientist, David Goodall, has ended his own life at a clinic in Switzerland, surrounded by family and while listening to Beethoven’s Ode to Joy.The British-born 104-year-old professor was forced to travel on aone-way ticket from his home in Western Australia to Switzerland where liberal assisted dying laws allowed him to end his life legally, in contrast to Australia where it remains forbidden.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 10, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Philip Oltermann in Berlin and agencies Tags: Assisted dying Australia news Switzerland Science Europe World news Source Type: news

David Goodall: Australia's oldest scientist ends his own life at 104
Goodall ate fish and chips and cheesecake and listened to Beethoven ’s Ninth Symphony in final hoursAustralia ’s oldest scientist, David Goodall, has taken his life by assisted suicide in Switzerland.The 104-year-old was forced to travel on a one-way ticket from his home in Western Australia to Switzerland, where he took his own life on Thursday through voluntary euthanasia.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 10, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Australian Associated Press and Reuters Tags: Assisted dying Australia news Switzerland Science Source Type: news