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Eating Fish Fights Depression


Fighting depression during Suicide Prevention Month is an appropriate goal. According to a new research paper published online in the Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health, fighting depression could be as easy as eating fish. The new research reveals that ...

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Fish and Veggies May Help Cut Down Colon Cancer Risk

Eat fish and veggies to reduce colon cancer risk, study says

Think of a healthy diet rich in fish and vegetables, the first thought that probably pops up in your mind is the heart. True, these foods have been associated with improving heart health for a long time now, but there’s ...

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Americans Still Not Eating Enough Good Fats Like Omega 3 & 6

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Over the last 3 decades, Americans have cut their intake of artery-clogging saturated and trans fats ,but not enough, new research shows. Consumption of healthy omega-3 fatty acids known as DHA and EPA ,plentiful in fatty fish like salmon , has ...

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Women Who Eat Fish 2 Times Weekly Cut Their Risk Of Hearing Loss

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Are you finding it tougher to follow conversations in a noisy restaurant? Or does it seem like people are mumbling when you speak with them?  The blood flow to the inner ear needs to be very well-regulated and “higher fish ...

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Penguins Can’t Taste Fish


According to a new study just published in the journal Current Biology, penguins can’t taste fish. While the waters of the Arctic are still teeming with fish, penguins’ palettes are reportedly “comparatively crippled.” A team of researchers from the University ...

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Inhuman Killing of 11000 Birds Planned By US Govt to Save Salmon

U.S. government plans to cull 11,000 Oregon birds to save salmon

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The federal government has plans to eliminate nearly 11,000 double crested cormorants on a small Oregon island over four years in an attempt to save embattled salmon, according to the US Army Corps of Engineer said on Friday.   In ...

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Handheld Device Created that Can ‘Sniff’ Fishes

New Handheld Device Can 'Sniff Out' Fish Fraud in Markets and Restaurants

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Fish fraud might not seem that much of a problem, but it is becoming a big business. As a matter of fact, there are estimates of around 30% of the seafood entering the US being fraudulently mislabeled and now, researchers ...

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Fish Fine For Pregnant Women?


According to a new study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, fish may very well be fine for pregnant women. Many fish—including mackerel and salmon—contain a significant amount on of omega-3 fatty acids. These polyunsaturated fatty acids are ...

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