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Health Benefits
Omega-3 supplementation backed for depression in elderly
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Omega-3s possess antioxidant potential, says gene expression study

Stephen Daniells
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Omega-3 Reduces Incidence of Type 2 Diabetes

American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
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Krill oil shows colitis potential: Animal study

Nathan Gray
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Omega-3 may prevent or slow osetoarthritis: Animal Study

Nathan Gray
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Beyond the heart and brain: Emerging benefits of omega-3
Nathan Gray
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Omega-3 DHA may reduce the severity of stroke: Study

Stephen Daniells
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Omega-3 status in pregnancy linked to childhood obesity: Study
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Eskimo study supports omega-3 for heart health

Stephen Daniells
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More Americans taking vitamin D supplements, finds survey

Lorraine Heller
The number of Americans taking vitamin D supplements has shot up over the past year, according to a new survey, suggesting that awareness of the vitamin has increased.
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Omega-3 Mood Mechanism Mooted

Nathan Gray
31 Jan, 2011 - Read a recent study about Omega-3 effects on mood.
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Flaxseed Supplementation and Prostate Cancer
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2008;17(12). December 2008
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Omega-3: ALA intakes enough for EPA/DHA levels for non-fish eaters?

Stephen Daniells
08-Nov-2010 - The conversion of the plant-based omega-3 ALA to the long-chain EPA and DHA may be increased in vegans and vegetarians who do not eat fish, suggest results from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC).
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Flaxseed - OMEGA-3 FATTY ACIDS PROVIDE PROTECTION AGAINST ARRHYTHMIA
Flax Council of Canada
Ventricular arrhythmias are the leading cause of death from acute myocardial infarction (AMI). In Canada, there were more than 12,000 deaths from AMI in 1995.
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Why Omega-3 Oils Help at the Cellular Level
Edward A. Dennis, PhD
For the first time, researchers at the University of California, San Diego have peered inside a living mouse cell and mapped the processes that power the celebrated health benefits of omega-3 fatty acids. More profoundly, they say their findings suggest it may be possible to manipulate these processes to short-circuit inflammation before it begins, or at least help to resolve inflammation before it becomes detrimental. The work is published in the May 14, 2012 online Early Edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
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Flaxseed - A RICH SOURCE OF LIGNANS
Flax Council of Canada
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Omega-3 intake linked to signs of brain aging
Shereen Jegtvig
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Flaxseed - High Intakes of Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA) Reduce Risk of Cardiovascular Diseases
Flax Council of Canada
Populations with high intakes of alpha-linolenic acid (ALA) have a low risk of cardiovascular diseases such as coronary heart disease (CHD) and stroke.
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Flaxseed - A Smart Choice
Flax Council of Canada
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Flaxseed - Reduces Inflammation Responses - Implications for Atherosclerosis
Flax Council of Canada
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Flaxseed - Beneficial Effects of Flaxseed on the Immune System
Flax Council of Canada
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The Benefits of Flaxseed
Carol Sorgen - WebMD Feature
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Flaxseed - Food Sources of Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA)
Flax Council of Canada
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