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NaturalMeds' response to the NZ study that questions fish oil quality and EPA/DHA content

NaturalMeds are concerned with the results from research conducted by the University of Auckland’s Liggins Institute evaluating the quality and content of fish oils sold in New Zealand for both consumers and the industry as a whole.  Similar international research has generally shown that most fish oils meet their active ingredient list, so further investigation is needed...

NaturalMeds' response to the Fish Oil During Pregnancy Study

You may have seen or heard about the latest negative study on Fish Oil from the Auckland University based Liggins Institute that featured on TV3 Newshub on Friday.  If you missed it, you can watch the video here.  NZ Listener also featured an article on the same study – you can access that here.  Both Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI)...

"Undeclared competing interest” sinks fish oil takedown by author fined for deceptive claims

The Journal of Lipids has retracted an aggressively negative review article called “Why Fish Oil Fails,” written by one Brian S. Peskin[http://www.brianpeskin.com/BP.com/about.html], whose bogus health claims have landed him in plenty of hot water in the past. Here’s the notice[http://www.hindawi.com/journals/jl/2014/832729/]: The article titled “Why Fish Oil Fails: A Comprehensive 21st Century Lipids-Based Physiologic Analysis”, published in Journal of Lipids has been...

New Research Shows that Ultimate Omega is 382% More Bioavailable than Krill Oil

*OBJECTIVE: *This trial was designed to assess the bioavailability of the long-chain...

Global Organization for EPA and DHA Omega-3s (GOED) Review

GOED is a not-for-profit trade association focused on the markets for...

RE: Response to SELECT Study on Omega-3 Consumption and Prostate Cancer Risk

July 11, 2013 RE: Response to SELECT Study on Omega-3 Consumption...