Posts In Category "Trans Fat Index"

RESEARCH UPDATE: Removing trans fats from food supply resulted in fewer cardiovascular-related hospital admissions

17 Apr 2017 | Under Heart Health, News, Research, Trans Fat Index | Posted by | 0 Comments

RESEARCH UPDATE Today, we are updating a blog we wrote about the decline of trans fats in our food supply and the subsequent drop in blood levels of trans fats [see original blog post below]. What should follow this change in the food supply is a drop in cardiovascular disease… which is exactly what researchers […]

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RESEARCH UPDATE: Taking trans fats out of food supply resulted in fewer cardiovascular-related hospital admissions

5 Oct 2015 | Under Heart Health, News, Research, Trans Fat Index | Posted by | 0 Comments

RESEARCH UPDATE Today, we are updating a blog we wrote about the decline of trans fats in our food supply and the subsequent drop in blood levels of trans fats [see original blog post below]. What should follow this change in the food supply is a drop in cardiovascular disease… which is exactly what researchers […]

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SPRING SALE! Big discounts on all OmegaQuant tests starting April 1!

OmegaQuant Spring Sale

It’s no joke – OmegaQuant has drastically reduced prices on all of it’s blood and milk tests for the Spring Sale! Look for savings of over 50% on some of our tests!   24 Fatty Acid Profile: $99  $54.95 24 Fatty Acid Profile Bundle (2 kits): $179 $99.95   Omega-3 Index: $79 $29.95 Omega-3 Index […]

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On beyond the Abstract: Dr. William Harris responds to a meta-analysis about fatty acids and heart disease risk

23 Mar 2014 | Under News, Omega-3 Index, Research, Trans Fat Index | Posted by | 1 Comment

The following is an edited excerpt from a response to a recent meta-analysis on fatty acids (dietary and blood levels) and cardiovascular disease risk, written by Dr. William Harris, President and CEO of OmegaQuant. “Chowdhury et al. (Annals of Internal Medicine; epub March 18, 2014) undertook to look at the relations with coronary events for […]

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Introducing OmegaQuant’s New Blood Test – the Trans Fat Index

27 Dec 2013 | Under News, Research, Trans Fat Index | Posted by | 0 Comments

OmegaQuant is introducing a new fatty acid test measuring levels of trans fats in the blood – the Trans Fat Index. High levels of blood trans fats are related to higher risk of heart disease. Blood levels of trans fats are directly related to how much trans fat we eat because our bodies cannot make […]

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