January 20, 2010

Fish Oil Health Benefits Revealed

A recent study has discovered the reason why fish oil is so beneficial to our human bodies. Researchers have concluded that the omega-3 fatty acids, which the body absorbs from oily fish, protect what is essentially a ‘cap’ on each cell that determines how long that cell will live. When a regular cell in the human body divides, this ‘cap’ splits, and becomes shorter, causing the cell to die sooner. In this study, cells were shown to have lived longer when exposed to the omega-3 fatty acids, as the ‘shortening’ effects on the ‘caps’ diminished. When given a diet high in omega-3 fatty acids, the tested rats demonstrated that they live around a third longer than normal.

In addition to this new life-lengthening information, the Omega-3 in fish oil has several other health benefits that you should be aware of:

  • Reduced Risk of Cardiovascular Disease – Omega-3 is extremely beneficial to your cardiovascular health, and has been proven to lower cholesterol, reduce risk of heart arrhythmias, effectively treat strokes, and avoid cardiac arrests.
  • Increase Weight Loss – An Australian study demonstrates that the consumption of fish oil improves the efficiency of exercise, and increases weight loss.
  • Improve Immunity – The Omega-3 fatty acids within fish oil have been shown to positively influence the immune system.
  • Inflammation Ease – Fish oil has been used in treatments of several conditions, which induce inflammation, including Crohn’s Disease and other gastrointestinal disorders.
  • Depression – Omega-3 fatty acids have been proven to even reduce symptoms associated with depression, including sadness, anxiety, restlessness, mental fatigue and stress. Those who consume fish oil on a regular basis are proven to have a lower incidence of depression.

Doctors recommend that you eat at least two servings of oily fish like salmon, mackerel and sardines per week, so as to receive all of the benefits listed above. If you find that you are not able to introduce fish into your regular diet, fish oil supplements are an option as well.

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July 7, 2009

Alternative Treatments For ADD/ADHD

1.Brahmi (Bacopa) Supplements – Brahmi is a natural product that has been proven to be a anti-anxiety agent which is used to calm restless children. Additionally, Brahmi increases mental alertness, and has been used to increase performance, enhance learning capabilities, and aid with short and long term memory. Brahmi has been taken to help with ADD/ADHD symptoms and does not have any known side effects to date. Brahmi also does not contain any addictive components.

2.Essential Fatty Acids – Help may be a lot closer than you think. Nutrition may be able to help quite substantially when it comes to dealing with ADD/ADHD. Although not all children who have ADD/ADHD suffer from essential fatty acid deficiency, studies and statistics show that a great amount do. These fatty acids are necessary to make brain and nerve tissue within the body, and are crucial for proper growth, mental function, and the immune system and brain development. Because Omega-3, and 6 fatty acids are not produced by the body, nutrition is extremely important for those with ADD/ADHD.

The benefits of essential fatty acids in children with ADD/ADHD is very amazing, and also proven in many studies. An Oxford University study evaluated the effects of fatty acid supplementation in average intelligence children who had significant reading and writing disabilities. The ADHD symptoms in children receiving essential fatty acids improved significantly. Researchers originally tied ADD/ADHD with lower essential fatty acid in 1981. Studies examining essential fatty acid blood levels in children with behavioral problems in 1983 confirmed this Attention Deficit Disorder connection. In 1996 Purdue University researchers have found that boys with low blood levels of Omega-3 fatty acids have a greater frequency of ADD/ADHD.

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