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Uncovering a healthier remedy for chronic pain, a derivative of DHA (docosahexaenoic acid)

DURHAM, N.C. — Physicians and patients who are wary of addiction to pain medication and opioids may soon have a healthier and more natural alternative. 391 more words

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Weight Loss Tip: Add Omega 3 Into Your Diet

Want to know how to easily put omega 3 fatty acids into your diet for faster weight loss? Then read this article right here. 529 more words

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High fat diets not as dangerous as high carbohydrate

Study: Doubling saturated fat in the diet does not increase saturated fat in blood

New research links diabetes, heart disease risk to diet high in carbs, not fat… 1,092 more words

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Nothing fishy about health benefits of plant-based omega-3 fatty acid



Increasing the amount of omega-3s in your diet, whether from fish or flax, will likely decrease your risk of getting heart disease, according to Penn State nutritionists. 448 more words

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Fish Oil Capsules - 5 Simple Tips to Buying the Best Quality Omega - 3 Fish Oil Supplements

Are you one of the many people who want to increase your intake of omega-3 fatty acid because you’ve heard it’s good for your — but don’t know which is the best option? 389 more words


Fish Oil Helps Heal Bed Sores of the Critically Ill

Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Tel Aviv University research finds a 20-25 percent reduction in pressure ulcers with a fish oil enriched diet

Chock-full of Omega-3 fatty acids and antioxidants, fish oil can help lower blood pressure, reduce inflammation in the skin and joints, and promote healthy fetal development. 474 more words

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Experiment: Is Fast Food Really That Bad For You? [Part 3 - 3 Week Marker]

This post is part of our series examining fast food.

We’re now three weeks into our experiment examining the effects increased fast-food intake on total Saturated Fats and Trans Fats in the blood stream. 439 more words

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