Articles of the Week

Every week I post an interesting article about health or nutrition. Just in case you missed them, here are the links.

Associations of Omega-3 Fatty Acid Supplement Use With Cardiovascular Disease Risks
Meta-analysis of 10 Trials Involving 77 917 Individuals

Omega-3 supplements from fish showed NO benefits for heart health.

Masks Cut Covid Spread in Schools, Study Finds
What happened with COVID infections when kids decided to wear and not wear masks in school

Effects of the COVID-19 lockdown on human sleep and rest-activity rhythms
A short article of study results on what happened with length of sleep versus the quality of sleep.

Outcomes among confirmed cases and a matched comparison group in the Long-COVID in Scotland study
The actual paper and results from the Scottish study about long COVID

We are in trouble’: Study raises alarm about impacts of long COVID
Long COVID is just beginning to be studied. Here is what they found in Scotland using the national health records.

Thiazolidinedione Monotherapy for T2DM Tied to Lower Dementia Risk
Different type 2 diabetes medications can lead to increased or decreased risk of dementia in the long term.

The War on Prediabetes Could be a Boon for Pharma – But is it good medicine?
This article explains where the term “prediabetes” was coined and used to sell medications for the newly diagnosed type 2 diabetics.

World’s Largest Mycoprotein Production Facility Marks Beginning of New Era for Protein
Want to know what Cargill and other livestock raising companies are looking to do next?