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Chinese herbal medicine Guizhi Fuling Formula for treatment of uterine fibroids: a systematic review of randomised clinical trials

Posted January 3, 2014

Guizhi Fuling Formula is widely applied for uterine fibroids in China. Many clinical trials are reported. This study assessed the efficacy and safety of Guizhi Fuling Formula for the treatment of uterine fibroids.

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Adequate Vitamin D May Reduce Uterine Fibroid Risk

Posted April 20, 2013

Women with sufficient levels of vitamin D may be about a third less likely to develop uterine fibroids, noncancerous tumors that are the leading cause of hysterectomy, according to an article published in the May issue of Epidemiology.

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Fish Oil Boosts Strength Training Benefits

Posted April 30, 2012

Adding fish oil to a strength training routine boosted muscle strength and function beyond the benefits of the exercise alone in a new study from Parana Federal University in Brazil. Researchers found strength training increased muscle strength in elderly women, but adding fish oils supplements caused even greater improvements in muscle strength and functional capacity.

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Fish Oil Supplementation May Improve Strength in Elderly Women

Posted April 30, 2012

Study authors investigated the chronic effect of Fish Oil (FO) supplementation and strength training on the muscle strength and functional capacity of older women.

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Pregnancy and fish oils – How both mother and baby can benefit

Posted April 30, 2012

By 2012, most people understand the importance of including omega-3 fatty acids to their diets. Commonly found in fish oil, omega-3 fatty acids have countless benefits to a person’s health and complexion. From teens to the elderly, everyone can benefit from the wonders of omega-3 fatty acids, but what about pregnant moms and newborns? Recent research indicates that moms and fetuses need fish oils just as much as the rest of the population.

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DHAThe Einstein of Supplements?

Posted April 30, 2012

Summer is almost over and its time to go back-to-school shopping: pencils, markers, rulers, notebooks, DHA. DH what? DHA, as in docosahexaenoic acid, fish oil, omega-3s, better grades, the brain booster. DHA may be kids golden ticket to better grades, more focused attention, better comprehension and more or maybe not.

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The chronic effects of fish oil with exercise on postprandial lipaemia and chylomicron homeostasis in insulin resistant viscerally obese men

Posted April 30, 2012

Visceral obesity and insulin resistance are associated with a postprandial accumulation of atherogenic chylomicron remnants that is difficult to modulate with lipid-lowering therapies. Dietary fish oil and exercise are cardioprotective interventions that can significantly modify the metabolism of TAG-rich lipoproteins. In this study, we investigated whether chronic exercise and fish oil act in combination to affect chylomicron metabolism in obese men with moderate insulin resistance.

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Green Tea and Fish Oil Promote Health and Assist Weight Loss

Posted April 30, 2012

Green tea and the Omega-3 fatty acid DHA combine to provide a powerful natural shield against certain forms of cancer, heart disease, stroke and dementia while assisting weight loss and maintenance.

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Study to Determine Whether Fish Oil Can Help Prevent Psychiatric Disorders

Posted April 30, 2012

Researchers at Zucker Hillside Hospital’s Recognition and Prevention (RAP) Program who have worked with teenagers at risk for serious mental illness for the past decade are now studying the effectiveness of Omega 3 fatty acids (fish oil) for treating psychiatric symptoms. This new study is a National Institute of Mental Health-funded randomized double-blind trial that was designed to test whether Omega-3 fatty acids improve clinical symptoms, and help adolescents and young adults (ages 12 to 25) who are at elevated risk for severe psychiatric disorders function better in school, work and other social environments.

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Study identifies fish oil’s impact on cognition and brain structure

Posted April 30, 2012

Researchers at Rhode Island Hospital’s Alzheimer’s Disease and Memory Disorders Center have found positive associations between fish oil supplements and cognitive functioning as well as differences in brain structure between users and non-users of fish oil supplements. The findings suggest possible benefits of fish oil supplements on brain health and aging. The results were reported at the recent International Conference on Alzheimer’s Disease, in Paris, France.

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