Supplementation and acute pancreatitis: Review reveals potential for 'promising treatment outcomes'

Supplements like omega-3 and prebiotics were found to benefit acute pancreatitis patients. ©iStock

Well-timed and appropriate supplementation with glutamine, omega-3, prebiotics and probiotics could help prevent or manage acute pancreatitis, especially if it is personalised to the individual, reveals a review led by Jiangnan University.

President and CEO Mark Hornick believes the IPO will help Jamieson's expansion in Asia.

Canadian vitamin firm Jamieson Wellness targets Asia expansion after $300m IPO

The event will be coming to Singapore for the first time.

Vitafoods Asia 2017: Over 250 exhibitors, 3,000 delegates expected

Fish oil could aid in the prevention of metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes. ©iStock

Short-term fish oil consumption helps prevents type 2 diabetes in people with existing metabolic disorders: Meta-analysis

A statistically significant difference was observed in the communication domain at the fourth month. ©iStock

Perinatal fish oil consumption boosts communication domain in four-month-old infants: Trial

Omega-3 deficiency is associated with prenatal depression. ©iStock

Low omega-3 levels linked to prenatal depression: Taiwan study

The current per capita spending on omega-3 supplements in Asia stands at US$0.49. ©iStock

Asia's 'huge potential' could create an extra $20bn of omega-3 sales

More research is needed to determine if omega-3 supplementation's brain and blood vessel benefits are connected. ©iStock

'Insufficient evidence' of a link between omega-3’s vascular and cognitive benefits

Supplementation reduced body weight and visceral fat, and improved carbohydrate metabolism. ©iStock

Cinnamon’s potential anti-obesity benefits underlined by new study

Chronic fatigue syndrome is mostly unaffected by dietary changes. ©iStock

Supplementation and dietary changes have 'limited effect' on chronic fatigue syndrome

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