Archive For November, 2014

Does having a low Omega-3 Index motivate women to eat more fish?

19 Nov 2014 | Under Heart Health, News, Omega-3 Index | Posted by | 0 Comments

OmegaQuant Supports Research Project with The Seafood Nutrition Partnership and the Brigham & Women’s Hospital. A low Omega-3 Index is a known risk factor for heart problems, especially for sudden cardiac death (also known as primary cardiac arrest). The best way to improve the Omega-3 Index is by eating certain kinds of fish, which are […]

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Fish oil to stop smoking?

7 Nov 2014 | Under Heart Health, News, Omega-3 Index, Research | Posted by | 0 Comments

A study published in the Journal of Psychopharmacology in November 2014 examined the effects of fish oil supplements (vs a placebo) on the urge to smoke and the ability to cut down on smoking. Dr. Sharon Rabinovitz at the School of Criminology at the University of Haifa (Israel) recruited 48 regular smokers and assigned 24 […]

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