saturated fatty acids

Breaking Down the Dietary Guidelines – Understanding Fats

April 05, 2016

Bad fats, good fats, cholesterol, triglycerides− what’s the difference anyway? This week at the North Carolina Research Campus (NCRC) in Kannapolis, we continue with our series on the new federal dietary guidelines focusing on understanding fats. The fats that are a healthy part of a balanced diet, and those that are not.   The federal dietary […]

Fatty acids linked to cardiovascular mortality are associated with risk factors

August 25, 2015

Fatty acids linked to cardiovascular mortality are associated with risk factors, International Journal of Circumpolar Health, Aug 2015, Sven O. E. Ebbesson1,2*, Venkata S. Voruganti3, Paul B. Higgins4, Richard R. Fabsitz5, Lars O. Ebbesson6, Sandra Laston7, William S. Harris8,9, John Kennish10, Benjamin D. Umans11, Hong Wang12, Richard B. Devereux13, Peter M. Okin13, Neil J. Weissman12, Jean W. MacCluer7, Jason G. Umans12 and Barbara V. Howard12,14 1Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA; 2Norton Sound Health Corporation, Nome, AK, USA; 3Department of Nutrition and UNC Nutrition Research Institute, […]