Tagged: fatty

Lack of omega-6 fatty acid linked to severe dermatitis 0

Lack of omega-6 fatty acid linked to severe dermatitis

ScienceDaily (Apr. 14, 2010) — University of Illinois scientists have learned that a specific omega-6 fatty acid may be critical to maintaining skin health.“In experiments with mice, we knocked out a gene responsible for...

Consuming polyunsaturated fatty acids may lower the incidence of gum disease 0

Consuming polyunsaturated fatty acids may lower the incidence of gum disease

ScienceDaily (Oct. 26, 2010) — Periodontitis, a common inflammatory disease in which gum tissue separates from teeth, leads to accumulation of bacteria and potential bone and tooth loss. Although traditional treatments concentrate on the...

Consuming polyunsaturated fatty acids may lower the incidence of gum disease 0

Consuming polyunsaturated fatty acids may lower the incidence of gum disease

ScienceDaily (Oct. 26, 2010) — Periodontitis, a common inflammatory disease in which gum tissue separates from teeth, leads to accumulation of bacteria and potential bone and tooth loss. Although traditional treatments concentrate on the...

Lack of omega-6 fatty acid linked to severe dermatitis 0

Lack of omega-6 fatty acid linked to severe dermatitis

ScienceDaily (Apr. 14, 2010) — University of Illinois scientists have learned that a specific omega-6 fatty acid may be critical to maintaining skin health.“In experiments with mice, we knocked out a gene responsible for...