Fish oil supplements consumed by women during pregnancy have reportedly shown negative results in improving the brain function of children, a new study has revealed. There may even be a detrimental effect on a child's behavior and executive functioning.
Healthy Living/Wellness March 23, 2017
A new study from the University of Waterloo shows that taking certain omega-3 fatty acid supplements during pregnancy can slash the risk of childhood asthma by almost one-third.
Healthy Living/Wellness January 4, 2017
Researchers from seven different divisions have teamed up to form a group, Algae for a Healthy World. The aim of the group is to develop biotechnological tools for improving production of aquatic biomass and to produce bio-compounds with food applications from microalgae.
Earth/Environment December 28, 2016
Maryland may be a small state but according to the 2014 America's Brain Health Index, it has the healthiest brains in the country. Prevalence of Alzheimer's disease in Maryland is also low and there are very few smokers.
Life March 13, 2014