Treating Depression With Omega-3: Encouraging Results from Largest Clinical Study

ScienceDaily (June 21, 2010) — The use of Omega-3 supplements is effective among patients with major depression who do not have anxiety disorders, according to a study directed by Dr. François Lespérance of the Centre de recherche du Centre hospitalier at the Université de Montréal (CRCHUM), head of CHUM’s Department of Psychiatry and a […]

Avandia heart risks reported ahead of FDA hearing

By Lindsey Tanner, AP Medical Writer CHICAGO — A new study led by a federal drug safety expert ties the controversial diabetes drug Avandia to a higher risk of heart problems, strokes and deaths in older adults, and says it is more dangerous than a rival drug, Actos.

The study, a huge review of Medicare […]

Vitamin D and Cardiovascular Prevention

M. Adnan Nadir 1 , Benjamin R. Szwejkowski 1 & Miles D. Witham 2 1Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Centre for Cardiovascular and Lung Biology, Division of Medicine, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, UK 2Department of Ageing and Health, Centre for Cardiovascular and Lung Biology, Division of Medicine, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, UK

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