Your Weekly Nutrition Update
An educational newsletter for all healthcare providers
New Interview Series with Charles Serhan, PhD, DSc
Current areas of SPMs research? Besides blood, where are SPMs found?

This new video series is from conversations with Charles Serhan, PhD, DSc, during the recent 15th International Conference on Bioactive Lipids in Cancer, Inflammation and Related Diseases held Oct. 22-24, 2017 in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

In this quick video, Dr. Serhan discusses ongoing research centers that are conducting research to assess SPMs efficacy in a variety of health conditions as well as revealing additional human tissues where SPMs have been found

Stay tuned for more question and answers videos with Dr. Serhan
in future newsletter issues!
Charles Serhan, PhD, DSc is Director of the Center for Experimental Therapeutics and Reperfusion Injury
at Brigham and Women's Hospital and Professor of Anesthesia at Harvard Medical School

Long Story Short: US is Not Getting Enough Omega-3s
Nutrient Gap Explored

The American Heart Association (AHA) recommends that heathy individuals consume oily fish at least 2 times per week , providing approximately 500 mg/day of long-chain omega-3 fatty acids eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA)

Recent findings from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) demonstrate that over 90% of Americans are not meeting recommendations for long-chain omega-3 fats, with key differences observed between age, sex, and ethnicity subgroups...
EPA and DHA: Part of a Healthy Foundation
"Nutrition Bites" featuring M ark Kaye, DC and Veronica Gasko, DC

In this podcast, Drs. Mark Kaye and Veronica Gasko discuss the  sources of omega-3 fatty acids EPA and DHA, intake trends for these healthy fats, and the health benefits of these long-chain omega-3 fatty acids in general and for specific population subgroups 

You will take away pragmatic clinical insights to help patients meet their omega-3 needs

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Wishes You and Yours a W onderful 
Holiday Season 

Looking forward to 2018 
and everything the New Year 
has to bring!  


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