June 8, 2009
Source: BBC News
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Date of publication: June, 2009
Publication type: News item
In a nutshell: Reports on the launch of the new lycopene product, Ateronon, which is claimed to reduce the oxidation of harmful fats in the blood to almost zero within 8 weeks. This dietary supplement is made by Cambridge Theranostics Ltd.
Length of publication: 1 page
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Acknowledgement: National Heart Forum 03/06/09 Weekly e-News briefing
February 13, 2009
Source: BMJ 2008; 337: a2931
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Year of Publication: 2008
Publication Type: Journal article; systematic review
In a nutshell: Reviews randomised controlled trials of fish oils as dietary supplements, and concludes that supplementation was associated with a significant reduction in deaths from coronary causes.
Length of Publication: 9 pages
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Acknowledgements: National Library for Health Cardiovascular Diseases Specialist Library