Site updated at Wednesday, 22 June 2016

Living with Dementia

Fish Oil Supplements

Omega 3 may not help prevent dementia

Older people who took omega-3 fish oil supplements for 3.5 years did not appear to reduce their odds of losing cognitive function, British researchers said.

Study leader Emma Sydenham at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and colleagues gathered evidence from three high-quality trials comparing the effects of omega-3 fatty acids taken… Omega 3 may not help prevent dementia   


healthy aging1 - alzheimer's imaging agents1 - dotage1 - socioeconomic boundaries1 - vascular dementia diagnosis1 - morphometry1 - permanent brain damage1 - earliest stages of alzheimers disease1 - frontal-lobe degeneration1 - motor symptoms1 - verbal fluency1 - long-term memory1 - national alzheimer's project act1 - abnormal tau protein1 - lewy body parkinson's disease1 - forms of dementia2 - artery-clogging process1 - mental decline2 - thiamin deficiency1 - wernicke encephalopathy2 - brain health1 - quality sleep1 - progression of dementia1 - memantine1 - postitron emission tomography1 - learning skills1 - atypical alzheimer disease1 - neocortex1 - acute excitement1 - circumscribed cerebral atrophy1 -