Yearly Archives: 2009

The immune system is complex, yet naïve in newborns, which is particularly susceptible to the conditions whilst inside the womb and the early external environment. Omega-3 has been shown to positively modulate the immune system against favouring an allergic situation where inflammatory conditions such as asthma, eczema and atopy may develop. Studies suggest that supplementation...
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A new study investigating the effects of maternal supplementation of omega-3 during pregnancy and lactation may reduce the risk of infants developing asthma. Key Words: omega-3, allergy, asthma
Recent evidence has supported the theoretical evidence that omega-3 fatty acids may reduce the incidence of asthma when given to women during pregnancy and lactation. Omega-3 fatty acids are...
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Children are subject to a variety of infectious diseases early in their lives, which have the potential to cause significant illness and mortality. It is not until the age of 7-8 years old that children have a fully mature immune system therefore, it is important to support your child’s immune system during this time. There...
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