Risks associated with omega-3 supplementation
Risks associated with omega-3 supplementationDuring my preoperative visit, my surgeon handed me a list of no less then 165 medications and supplements that I should stop taking 14 days prior to my surgery. Fish and krill oil were on the list, as were aspirin and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)—as expected.
DHA supplements lower hay fever risk in premature boys (VIDEO)Michael Banks, MD, discusses a study published in Pediatrics, which concludes that DHA in high doses reduced the risk for hey fever in male toddlers who were born prematurely. Video provided by The Doctor's Channel.
Does enriched follow-up formula ward off acute respiratory infection?A study conducted in 264 3- to 4-year-old children who were attending daycare in China found that those who drank an experimental follow-up formula (FUF) had fewer and shorter episodes of acute respiratory infection (ARI) than children who consumed an unfortified cow’s milk-based beverage.