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30 May 2010 - The Guardian - Fish oil helps schoolchildren to concentrate

US academics discover high doses of omega-3 fish oil combat hyperactivity and attention deficit disorder


26 May 2010 - Omega-3 experts issue warning to public health legislators worldwide

From the 'Celebration of DHA' Press Conference, Wednesday 26th May 2010, at The Royal Society of Medicine


26 May 2010 - World's foremost omega-3 experts warn against mental health epidemic

From the 'Celebration of DHA' Press Conference, Wednesday 26th May 2010, at The Royal Society of Medicine


1 May 2010 - EatingWell.com - Captain of the Happier Meal

Joe Hibbeln, M.D., believes our diet is making us depressed, addicted and violent. He thinks he's found a simple solution.


29 April 2010 - BBC News - Gluten 'link' with schizophrenia

Researchers believe gluten-rich foods could help trigger schizophrenia in people with a genetic predisposition to the mental condition.




29 March 2010 - The Sunday Times - Jamie Oliver's school dinners 'are more effective than literacy hour'

Eating Jamie Oliver's school dinners improves children's performance in tests, according to researchers who claim that the celebrity chef's campaign to improve school food has had more impact than government literacy programmes.






22 January 2010 - The Times - TV and computer games blamed for the return of rickets

The many hours children spend indoors playing computer games or watching television may be to blame for a resurgence of rickets.


12 January 2010 - BBC News - Healthy lunchboxes a rarity, study says

Only 1% of primary schoolchildren's packed lunches meet the nutritional standards set for school meals in England, a study suggests.



5 October 2009 - BBC News - Med-style diet 'can battle blues'

The Mediterranean diet, already thought to protect against heart disease and cancer, may also help to prevent depression, Spanish researchers say.