Lack of nutrients is the 'leading' cause of hair loss - expert on foods that can tackle it
From antioxidants to omega-3 fatty acids, switching up your diet could help "minimise" hair loss, according to an expert. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 23, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Giving DHA to Preterm Infants May Improve IQ
(MedPage Today) -- Giving omega-3 fatty acid supplements in the first few months of life to preterm infants born before 29 weeks gestation appeared to modestly boost IQ scores at 5 years of age, researchers reported. The study involved a subset... (Source: MedPage Today OB/GYN)
Source: MedPage Today OB/GYN - October 26, 2022 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Plant Omega-3s in HF; Gaming Heart Surgery Metrics; Interventional Cardiology Match?
(MedPage Today) -- Heart failure patients eating more plant-based omega-3 fatty acids had better clinical outcomes. (Journal of the American College of Cardiology) Serial high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T measurements were telling of cardiovascular... (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - October 25, 2022 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Dietary ALA Intake Tied to Prognosis in Heart Failure
TUESDAY, Oct. 25, 2022 -- For patients with heart failure, higher intake of alpha-linolenic acid (ALA), the main plant omega-3, is associated with a reduced risk for incident adverse clinical outcomes, according to a study published online Oct. 24... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - October 25, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Dietary supplements for aggressive behaviour in people with intellectual disabilities: a randomised controlled crossover trial - Gast DAA, Didden R, Westera JJ, van de Rest O, van Hemert AM, Giltay EJ.
BACKGROUND: Aggressive incidents are common in people with intellectual disabilities. Therefore, we aimed to assess whether supplementation of multivitamins, minerals, and omega-3 fatty acids (FA) reduces aggressive incidents. METHODS: We conducted... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 14, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Fish Oil Could Strengthen Your Aging Brain
THURSDAY, Oct. 6, 2022 -- Fish has been dubbed " brain food, " and a new study suggests that may really be true for middle-aged adults. Researchers found that among more than 2,000 middle-aged people, those with higher blood levels of omega-3 fatty... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 6, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Midlife Omega-3 Levels Tied to Brain Structure, Cognition
(MedPage Today) -- Omega-3 fatty acid concentrations in red blood cells were linked with brain structure and cognitive function in midlife, an exploratory cross-sectional study showed. In about 2,200 people with an average age of 46, a higher... (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - October 6, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Omega-3 Fatty Acid Concentration Linked to Cognitive Function
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 5, 2022 -- In a predominantly middle-aged cohort, higher omega-3 fatty acid concentrations are associated with better brain structure and cognitive function, according to a study published online Oct. 5 in Neurology. Claudia L.... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - October 5, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Eating just one serving of salmon a WEEK in middle-age slashes risk of memory loss, study suggests
Researchers in Texas looked at almost 2,200 people, mainly in their forties and fifties. Those with the highest levels of omega-3 in their blood scored best in cognitive tests. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 5, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Higher Levels of Omega-3 Linked to Better Brain Health in Midlife Higher Levels of Omega-3 Linked to Better Brain Health in Midlife
The more omega-3s the better when it comes to hippocampal volume and abstract reasoning ― but even moderate levels of omega-3 may be enough to protect the brain, new research suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - October 5, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Higher Levels of Omega-3 Linked to Better Brain Health Higher Levels of Omega-3 Linked to Better Brain Health
The more omega-3s the better when it comes to hippocampal volume and abstract reasoning ― but even moderate levels of omega-3 may be enough to protect the brain, new research suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - October 5, 2022 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Foods Rich In Omega-3s May Boost Middle-Aged Brain Health, Research Finds
Higher levels of omega-3 fatty acids —which are found in salmon and sardines—were linked to better cognitive function and brain structure for those in their 40s and 50s, according to a study. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - October 5, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Madeline Halpert, Forbes Staff Tags: Business /business Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Science /science Breaking breaking-news Source Type: news

Study: Eat salmon, sardines in midlife for improved thinking, brain structure
People who eat more foods with omega-3 fatty acids -- such as salmon, sardines and albacore tuna -- in midlife may improve their thinking and have better brain structure than people who don't follow this diet. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - October 5, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Neither Vitamin D Nor Omega-3 Affect Frailty Among Seniors
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 14, 2022 -- Neither supplementation with vitamin D ₃ nor omega-3 affect the rate of frailty change or incidence over time among older adults, according to a study published online Sept. 13 in JAMA Network Open. Ariela R. Orkaby,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 14, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

'Do not support': Vitamin D3 and omega-3 supplements do not stop frailty in older adults
VITAMIN D3 and omega-3 supplementation has been touted as a way of staving off frailty but a new study flies in the face of this claim. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news