Omega-3 as a Remedy?

Omega-3 as a Remedy?

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The CMA website has covered a number of topics which have looked at natural remedies used by CAM practitioners, such as OMEGA-3 and how it is being researched to see its effect on various conditions.

Some of the articles on OMEGA-3 include:


Omega-3 – “Good for the Heart” – but – “Bad for the Prostate”?

Men with high blood levels of DHA have been found to be far, far, more likely to be at risk of developing “aggressive, high-grade” prostate cancer than men with the lowest levels.


FISH OILS - the colder the water the better the oil in the fish

Omega-3s from Fish Oils boost immunity and assist in the regulation of blood pressure and blood clotting


Breast Cancer; Reduced Risk When Supplementing with Fish Oil

Researchers undertook research on their use of non-vitamin, non-mineral supplements amongst post menopausal women over a 6 year observational study.


Omega-3 Rich Diets Help to Fend Off Alzheimer’s; But Beware Exercise!

Preliminary results indicate that a diet high in Omega 3 oils and low in cholesterol appears to significantly reduce the negative effects of one of the five key molecules known to affect or cause Alzheimer’s - the APOE4 gene


COVID-19: Managing mental health with yoga

A new study has found that movement-based yoga improves
the mental health of people living with a range of mental ...

Could dogs help detect COVID-19?

Working at home a pain in your neck? Try these posture and ergonomic tips

News

A study has examined the links between heart health and three types of diet: the DASH diet, a different fruit and vegetable rich diet, and a typical Western diet. They came to the conclusion that diets containing a lot of fruit and vegetables are associated with better heart health.

Mount Sinai scientists have identified biological markers present in childhood that relate to the degenerative and often fatal neurological disease called amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

In an analysis of blood and urine samples from 46,748 US adults, elevated levels of 7 environmental chemicals were associated with markers of kidney disease.

New and diverse experiences are linked to enhanced happiness, and this relationship is associated with greater correlation of brain activity, new research has found.

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