Browsing Faculty of Medicine by Subject "Fish oil"
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(The University of Bergen, 2011-05-16)Obesity causes several health problems, including insulin resistance, Type 2 diabetes, heart diseases, disrupted energy metabolism and low-grade inflammation. Being obese increases the risk of getting metabolic syndrome. A ...Master thesis
The effect of maternal fish oil supplementation during lactation on body composition and blood pressure in 13-year old children (The University of Bergen, 2013-05-15)Background: It has long been recognized that the long-chain n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid (n-3 LCPUFA), docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) accumulates in the brain during the first years of life and that this is potentially ...Master thesis
Impact of marine oils in inflammatory bowel disease and psoriatic arthritis. With focus on effects of seal oil and whale oil on joint pain (The University of Bergen, 2009-09-25)The Western diet has changed significantly over the last century, e.g. by an increased ratio of omega-6 (n-6) to n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA), particularly due to an increase in the use of vegetable oils like ...Doctoral thesis
No Protection against DSS-induced Colitis by Short-term Pretreatment with Seal or Fish Oils in Rats (Libertas Academica, 2007-04-30)Background: Omega-3 (n-3) polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) have modulating effects in several chronic infl ammatory conditions. The aim of the present study was to test whether prior short-term dietary supplementation ...Journal articlePeer reviewed