Healthy INSIDER Podcast 102: Vitafoods Insights--The Global Omega-3 Index Project

Much of the world's population exhibits low levels of EPA and DHA and low omega-3 status has become a global public health concern, as omega-3 deficiency is associated with several chronic diseases.

Much of the world's population exhibits low levels of EPA and DHA and low omega-3 status has become a global public health concern, as omega-3 deficiency is associated with several chronic diseases. Aker BioMarine has established the Omega-3 Index Project (O3i) to raise awareness of the risks associated with low omega-3 levels and here, Jade Mitchell-Ross is joined by Dr Nils Hoem, Chief Scientist at Aker BioMarine, to discuss the project.

Read this blog post from Katrin Berntsen of Aker BioMarine about the Omega-3 Index Project.

Hear us talk with Prof Philip Calder about the almost endless health benefits of omega-3s in this podcast.

Hear us discuss the omega-3 category with Peter Clough, honorary secretary of the International Society for the Study of Fatty Acids and Lipids, in this podcast.

Read this blog post for an overview of omega-3 health benefits and read this blog post all about the future for the omega-3 category.

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