How to Get Omega 3 On A Vegan Diet | Dr Michael Greger of Nutritionfacts.org

You say you’re vegan, right? Mm hmm…okay…yeah…well… Omega-3’s and stuff so…you should really get on some fish oil supplements. For your Omega-3’s No I don’t need to do your blood work, just take’em. Hi it’s Emily from Bite Size Vegan and welcome to another vegan nugget. Today is the second installation of my interview with […]

Carnitine, Choline, Cancer and Cholesterol: The TMAO Connection

“Carnitine, Choline, Cancer and Cholesterol: The TMAO Connection” Earlier this month, a research team at the Cleveland Clinic offered a novel explanation as to why meat intake may be related to mortality. “Numerous studies have suggested a decrease in atherosclerotic disease risk — heart disease our #1 killer –” “in vegan and vegetarian individuals compared […]

Are Organic Foods Safer?

“Are Organic Foods Safer?” The stated principles of organic agriculture are “health, ecology, fairness, and care,” but if you ask people why they buy organic, the strongest predictor was concern for their own health or their family’s. People may spend more for organic more for selfish, rather than altruistic motives. Although organic foods may not […]

Should We Take DHA Supplements to Boost Brain Function?

“Should We Take DHA Supplements to Boost Brain Function?” The concept of vitamins was first described by none other than Dr. Funk in his landmark paper in 1912, the concept that there were complex compounds that our body couldn’t make from scratch and so had to get from our diet. By the mid-20th century all […]

Should Pregnant and Breastfeeding Women Take DHA?

“Should Pregnant & Breastfeeding Women Take DHA?” One of the reasons breastfed infants may have better cognitive and visual development is because human milk contains long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids like the omega 3 DHA, while most available infant formulas did not, based on data like this where infants given control formula without DHA didn’t […]

Omega-3 Fish Oil Benefits (See What Happens To Your Body…)

Today, I will let you in on the 5 Proven Benefits of high DHA Omega-3 fish oil and 1 BIG problem to watch out for if you plan to or already take Omega-3 supplements. Docosahexanoic acid or DHA is one of the most important omega-3 fats and older adults may benefit more from taking a […]

Best Fats For Your Brain and Body with Dr. Barry Sears – CHTV 122

Meredith:Hello, everyone, and welcome to Cellular Healing TV. I’m your host, Meredith Dykstra, and this is episode 122. We have Dr. Pompa, our resident cellular healing specialist on the line, of course, and today we’re welcoming a very special guest, Dr. Barry Sears. Before we jump in with Dr. Barry, let me tell you a […]

Should Vegans Take DHA to Preserve Brain Function?

“Should Vegans Take DHA to Preserve Brain Function?” We are all fatheads. About a half of the dry weight of our brain is fat. Lower levels of the long-chain omega 3 fat, DHA, in some areas of Alzheimer’s brains got people thinking that maybe DHA was protective. Since the level of DHA in the brain […]

Drug Residues in Meat

“Drug Residues in Meat” One of the reasons we are increasingly plagued with new superbugs is the mass feeding of antibiotics to farm animals. As Britain’s chief medical officer put it in his 2009 annual report: “every inappropriate…use [of antibiotics in] agriculture is potentially signing a death warrant for a future patient.” Earlier this year, […]

Sustainable Fish Oil Supplement | Why Wild Alaskan Salmon Makes a Difference | Wholemega™

Did you know that most commercial fish oils don’t put sustainability first? Destructive fishing methods include bottom trawling, over harvesting, and wasted catch up to 50%. New Chapter’s Wholemega is different, and contains only 100% wild salmon from Alaska where sustainable fishing practices are the law. Alaskan salmon is never over fished. Period. As a […]