Fatty Acid Research Institute launched to discover fatty acid and human health relationships


Show Description:

Dr. Bill Harris discusses the mission and early findings - on COVID-19 and LDL-cholesterol - from the new Fatty Acid Research Institute (FARI). Hear how a group of global scientists are poised to examine relationships between fatty acids, primarily EPA and DHA omega-3, and human health, then skillfully communicate their findings to the public.

Topics Discussed

3:05 Omega 3 Index
4:48 Fatty Acid Research Institute (FARI)
8:24 Exploring the role of omega-3 in COVID-19
13:23 FARI's recently accepted and published papers
14:07 LDL cholesterol levels and omega-3 supplements
15:01 Heart Rate Recovery
16:17 Upcoming research at FARI
17:41 Comparing Omega 3 Index as a predictor to cardiac outcomes

Resources Mentioned in this episode:

· Dr. Bill Harris bio
· http://www.faresinst.org
· https://omegaquant.com/
· https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S1933287420303378?dgcid=author
· https://www.plefa.com/article/S0952-3278(20)30164-2/fulltext

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