• Krill oil withdrawal by retailers opens up sustainability dialogue

    4 days ago - By NutraIngredients-USA

    UK health and beauty retailer Boots have become the latest target of a campaign by Greenpeace to halt the sale of Omega-3 supplements derived from krill oil fished in vulnerable marine areas.
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  • DREAM study: Omega-3 no better than olive oil for dry eye

    DREAM study: Omega-3 no better than olive oil for dry eye

    4 days ago - By Healio

    The Dry Eye Assessment and Management Study Research Group concluded that patients with dry eye who received 3,000 mg of fish-derived n-3 fatty acids for 12 months had no significantly better outcomes than patients who received an olive oil placebo.
    According to the researchers, the 27-center, double-masked, randomized study was designed to include a broad range of patients with symptomatic moderate to severe dry eye disease.
    At baseline, subjects were an average of 58 years old (active group: 58.3+13.5 years, placebo group: 57.5+12.6 years), had a total Ocular Surface Disease Index
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