Tagged: fish oil

plant-based omega-3 and heart attacks

Plant Omega-3s Reduce Heart Attacks

Two large research reviews by medical scientists have determined that omega-3 fatty acids from plants reduce the incidence of heart disease and heart attacks while fish oil has only a slight (“insignificant”) effect.

Algal DHA

Algal DHA Found to Lower Triglycerides and VLDL-c

Research from New York’s Rockefeller University has determined that DHA sourced from microalgae lowers serum triglycerides and Low-density lipoprotein (LDL) in overweight adults, and reduces VLDL particle size. This conclusion was confirmed by a new meta-study from the Cleveland Clinic’s Wellness Institute, which...