Fish and Diabetes

“Fish and Diabetes” In the past two years, 6 separate meta-analyses have been published on the relationship between fish consumption and type 2 diabetes. The whole point of a meta-analysis, though, is to compile together the best studies done to date and see what the overall balance of evidence shows. The fact that there are […]

PREDIMED: Does Eating Nuts Prevent Strokes?

“PREDIMED: Does Eating Nuts Prevent Strokes?” The Lyon Diet Heart Trial showed that a Mediterranean-type diet could significantly reduce the risk of having a second heart attack, but since many first heart attacks are fatal, better to prevent heart attacks in the first place. But no randomized trial had ever been conducted to test the […]

What Antibiotics and Diabetes Have in Common

I’m Gabe Garza with today’s health news. A new study from Denmark found that patients who eventually develop type 2 diabetes tend to take more antibiotics in the years prior to their diagnosis. This doesn’t mean that antibiotic use causes diabetes, just that the two are linked. The patients looked at in this study with […]

Fish Oil Improves Mood, Reduces Inflammation And Increases Cognitive Function – Dr. Agrios, ND

I want to talk about flax versus fish because this comes up a lot, and I like flax oil. It is an omega-3 — it’s ALA — but it does not contain EPA or DHA. You can create some EPA in the system from ALA, but you can’t get DHA, and DHA is really implicated […]

Pain-Killing Hunger and Superpowered Diabetic Fish

SciShow is supported by Skillshare. [INTRO ♪] Pain sucks. And if that wasn’t bad enough, the best painkillers we have tend to be incredibly addictive and can pose other dangers, too. So scientists are on the lookout for alternatives. And a new study in the journal Cell may have just found an unlikely ally in […]

Should We Take EPA and DHA Omega-3 For Our Heart?

“Should We Take EPA and DHA Omega-3 For Our Heart?” According to two of perhaps the most credible nutrition authorities, the World Health Organization and the European Food Safety Authority, we should get at least a half a percent of our calories from the essential short chain omega 3 ALA, which is easy, just like […]

Antibiotics and Obesity – AMNH SciCafe

I’m really glad to be here to talk to you about the human microbiome, especially in relationship to what happens to the microbiome, the ways that we’re changing it. And I hope to show you that, as Susan mentioned, that there may be some important consequences. Here’s a map of Greenland. Two maps of Greenland […]

Is Hemp Oil Good For Diabetes?

Hello, I’m Ty Mason from TheDiabetesCouncil.com, researcher, writer and I have type 2 diabetes. Today I’m going to answer the question, is hemp oil good for diabetes. But before we get into that, make sure you download my free diabetes management book which also includes a diabetes grocery shopping guide (foods to eat and avoid) […]

Fighting Diabetes With Fish Oil

Fish oil supplements may have a role in protecting against diabetes and heart disease. I’m Erin White and this is a dailyRx Minute. A recent study has linked fish oil supplements to an increase in a beneficial hormone that boosts sugar metabolism, a key factor in diabetes prevention. Additionally, omega-3 fatty acids, a main ingredient […]