Fish Oil and the Brain

Fish Oil Supplements Contain EPA and DHA PARIS, FRANCE. Several epidemiological studies have shown that a high dietary intake of linoleic acid and a low intake of fish oils (eicosapentaenoic acid [EPA]... Read more »

Fish oil protects against Alzheimer’s disease

DHA and Alzheimer’s Disease CHICAGO, ILLINOIS. High levels of the omega-3 fatty acid docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) are found in the more active areas of the brain including the cerebral cortex, mitochondria, synaptosomes,... Read more »

Fish oil slows down progression of mild Alzheimer’s disease

Fish Oil and Alzheimer’s Disease STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN. There is substantial evidence that Alzheimer’s patients have significantly lower blood levels of DHA (docosahexaenoic acid), a main component of fish oil, than do normal... Read more »

DHA helps prevent Alzheimer’s disease

Taking a Fish Oil Supplement Raises DHA Levels BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS. Dementia is becoming increasingly common among elderly people. About 70% of all cases of the disorder are Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Advancing age,... Read more »

Fish oils halt cognitive decline

Fish Oil Contains EPA and DHA BILTHOVEN, THE NETHERLANDS. Cognitive decline (memory loss and a decline in awareness and the ability to think, learn and judge) is often part of the aging... Read more »

DHA and Alzheimer’s Disease Prevention

Benefits of DHA NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA. DHA (docosahexaenoic acid), a major component of fish oils, is an absolute requirement for the development of the human central nervous system and the continuous maintenance... Read more »

DHA and lutein prevents cognitive decline

Fish Oil Supplements Contain DHA BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS. Cognitive decline and dementia are common among the elderly. It is estimated that 10% of people aged 65 years and 33% of individuals aged 85... Read more »

Fish oils help prevent cognitive decline

Does Taking Fish Oil Supplements Affect Age-Related Cognitive Decline? PARIS, FRANCE. Aging is often accompanied by cognitive decline, i.e. increasing difficulty in remembering things. A scale, the Cognitive Difficulties Scale (CDS), has... Read more »

Menstrual pain correlated with fat intake

Taking an Omega-3 Fish Oil Supplement May Lead to Milder Menstrual Pain AARHUS, DENMARK. Menstrual pain (menstrual cramps, dysmenorrhea) is believed to be associated with an elevated level of PG2 prostaglandins. PG2... Read more »

Fish oil supplements help prevent menstrual cramps

Fish Oils and Menstrual Cramps CINCINNATI, OHIO. Menstrual cramps (dysmenorrhea, menstrual pain) are the most common gynecologic complaint and the leading cause of short-term absenteeism among adolescent schoolgirls. There is compelling evidence... Read more »