Fish Oil: Heart Healthy Or Not?

By Admin on Sunday, September 16th, 2012 in News No Comments

A new meta-analysis out of Ioannina, Greece examined  the effects of omega-3 fatty acids in 68,680 patients at high risk for cardiovascular events.  There was a trend toward benefit in the prevention of sudden death,  but  the trials showed no effect on hard clinical outcomes, including all-cause mortality, cardiac death, sudden death, MI, or stroke [1]. “The meta-analysis, taking […]

Weight Loss Drugs Making Headlines

By Admin on Saturday, September 1st, 2012 in News No Comments

If you are among millions of Americans fighting the “Battle of the Bulge”, you are not alone. In America there is an epidemic of obesity. One third of adults are overweight and another third are obese, many morbidly obese. This sets the stage for other medical problems, including high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, and high cholesterol, arthritis […]


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