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Omega 3 ethyl esters are synthesized from omega 3 fats naturally occurring in fish through chemical processing. High doses are used to treat hypertriglyceridemia (high triglycerides in the blood). Some poor quality fish oils available on the market come in the ethyl ester form. Prescription...

A new study in the Journal of Affective Disorders compares (again) the effectiveness of vigorous physical activity and conventional medications for the management of depression and anxiety- but this time, adds information about the broader impact of choosing meds or running as a treatment. The 16...

Sadly, I am increasingly seeing patients newly diagnosed with autoimmune conditions and this trend is predicted to continue in the coming years. A new study published in the Lancet journal evaluated the incidence of newly diagnosed autoimmune conditions in the UK population. Between 2019 and...

Post by Dr. Holly Hagglund, ND Are you a woman in your 40s whose never had a mammogram?  You are not alone, but that may be about to change.  The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPTF) released a statement recently recommending that breast cancer screening in...

A study published in Alzheimer’s & Dementia followed more than 2200 adults over three years and found that use of a daily multivitamin-mineral supplement showed global cognition benefits compared with placebo. Interestingly, the multi used in the study was Centrum Silver. As a naturopathic doctor, this...