How fish oil could help prevent miscarriages, by scientists
Compounds found in fish oil prevent pregnancy complications, including preterm birth, neonatal death, and stillbirth, in mice when the complications are caused by a common oral bacteria, according to research published in the journal JCI Insight. The study, by scientists at Columbia University's College of Dental Medicine and Vagelos College of Physicians & Surgeons, suggests…
Those Fish Oil Supplements Won't Work For Dry Eye Disease - Study
Fish oil supplements have long been recommended to people suffering from dry eye disease, a common ailment that affects millions worldwide -- but a new study says they don't work. "Omega-3 supplements are no more effective than placebo at alleviating dry eye symptoms," read the findings from a randomized clinical trial involving 535 people and…
Taking fish oil in pregnancy may reduce child’s risk of diabetes by improving their response to insulin
Taking fish oil in pregnancy may reduce a child's risk of diabetes, new research suggests. Giving overweight pregnant rats fresh fish oil improves their offspring's response to insulin, a study found.
‘Fish oil component helps damaged brain, retina cells survive’
The research, conducted in an experimental model of ischemic stroke and human retinal pigment epithelial (RPE) cells, is available in Advance Publication Online in Nature Research's Cell Death and Differentiation.
‘Fish-oil makes children smarter’
Every parent wants their child to achieve their dreams. And now scientists believe they may have found the magic potion to give them a step up in life.