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Meta-analysis says Omega-3 Supplements may Slash Cardiac Death Risk

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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), cardiac death accounts for about two-thirds of all cardiovascular disease deaths in the United States. This new meta-analysis on omega-3 supplements is reportedly the first to include cardiac death as a primary endpoint, and the most comprehensive review of the evidence to date. What are…


New Study: Krill Oil for Cognitive Processes for US Army

A new study, conducted by the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) entitled, “The Ranger Resilience and Improved Performance of phospholipid bound Omega-3s” (RRIPP-3), will determine if omega-3 supplementation, Krill Oil, can improve cognitive processes in high-performing warfighters from the US Army. The trial started August 1, 2016 and will last until spring of 2018.*…


FDA and EPA Announce New Recommendations for Mercury Levels in Seafood

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For the past few months, there has been a mercury advisory on fish products here in the U.S. In fact, the FDA even had to set limits on what types of fish were safe to consume and which types could be eaten safely on a regular basis. Recently, the FDA has made some new adjustments…