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8 Nutrients For The Prevention of Heart Disease

8 Nutrients For The Prevention of Heart Disease

MND: Nutrition is always a substantial part of the prevention of disease. Heart disease is no exception. We follow here 8 of these nutrients that have been shown in at least one study to have heart health benefits. Here they are:  Lycopene, Cocoa, Zinc, Soy , vitamin B12, Fish oil, Onions, …Read the Rest

Heart Health: Synthetic fish oil pill shown very effective against high triglycerides

Heart Health: Synthetic fish oil pill shown very effective against high triglycerides

MND: Amarin corporation has publish results of a Phase III clinical trial of their AMR101  drug which is an ethyl icosapentate (ethyl-EPA). “..The MARINE study, investigating AMR101 as a treatment for very high triglycerides (≥500 mg/dL)” Reported results are significant   ”….patient group treated with 4 grams of AMR101 showed a significant …Read the Rest

Fish Oil Supplements From China Often Flaunt Labelling laws (Kansa City Star)

Fish Oil Supplements From China Often Flaunt Labelling laws (Kansa City Star)

MediNewsDigest: Fish oil supplements are now mainstream often recommended by  Doctors. Problem is they are prone to contaminants like mercury. This makes full disclosure of country of origin important. KCS article is concern about the safety of fish oil from china.

Chronic Pain, Gender Differences, and Vitamin D and Fish Oils Treatments (sciencedirect)

Chronic Pain, Gender Differences, and Vitamin D and Fish Oils Treatments (sciencedirect)

MediNewsDigest: Understanding  why women have a greater incidence of chronic , inflammation related, is key to pain treatment, according to this  Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard school of Medicine study .   Good points are made here, as the paper proceeds to suggest vitamin D and fish oil treaments for pain.   However, the paper does not …Read the Rest

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