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Food for Retaining Thought

By C. CLAIBORNE RAY Reference: http://www.nytimes.com/2016/04/26/science/food-for-retaining-thought.html?ref=health Q. Could a low-fat diet contribute to memory problems? A. “Since the brain and body cells need fat to survive and thrive, depriving them of certain types of brain-healthy fats may be detrimental to your memory,” said Dr. Richard Isaacson, the director of the Alzheimer’s Prevention Clinic at Weill Cornell Medicine and NewYork-Presbyterian. The key ...

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Algae DHA

Is Algae DHA As Healthy as Fish Oil DHA?

Is Algae DHA As Healthy as Fish Oil DHA? By Mark Anthony Reference: http://www.foodprocessing.com/articles/2012/algae-dha-healthy-as-fish-oil/   By now, many of the benefits of omega-3 fatty acids have been well established, particularly their actions as anti-inflammatory agents and their tendency to reduce the potential for blood clots by decreasing platelet aggregation (otherwise known as the tendency of platelets in the blood to clump). ...

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