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Omega-3 and Pregnancy - Research

Madore Et Al - Neuroinflammation in Autism: Plausible Role of Maternal Inflammation, Dietary Omega 3, and Microbiota.
Ramakrishnan et al 2016 - Prenatal supplementation with DHA improves attention at 5 y of age: a randomized controlled trial
Shireman et al 2016 - Docosahexaenoic acid supplementation (DHA) and the return on investment for pregnancy outcomes
Brenna 2016 - Arachidonic acid needed in infant formula when docosahexaenoic acid is present
Shulkin et al 2016 - Effects of omega-3 supplementation during pregnancy and youth on neurodevelopment and cognition in childhood
Babirekere-Iriso et al 2016 - Changes in whole-blood PUFA and their predictors during recovery from severe acute malnutrition
Kar et al 2016 - Effects of omega-3 fatty acids in prevention of early preterm delivery: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized studies.
Hamazaki et al 2016 - Serum n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and psychological distress in early pregnancy
Christian et al 2016 - PUFA Status in Pregnant Women: Associations with Sleep Quality, Inflammation, and Length of Gestation.
Crawford et al 2015 - The European Food Safety Authority recommendation for polyunsaturated fatty acid composition of infant formula overrules breast milk, puts infants at risk, and should be revised
Ahmed et al 2015 - Analysis of hospital cost outcome of DHA-rich fish-oil supplementation in pregnancy: Evidence from a randomized controlled trial.
Sakayori et al 2015 - Maternal dietary imbalance between omega-6 and omega-3 PUFA impairs neocortical development via epoxy metabolites
Emmett et al 2015 - Pregnancy diet and associated outcomes in the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children.
Currie et al., 2015 - Maternal long chain polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation in infancy increases length- and weight-for-age but not BMI to 6 years when controlling for effects of maternal smoking
Sherry et al., 2015 - Docosahexaenoic acid supplementation in lactating women increases breast milk and plasma docosahexaenoic acid concentrations and alters infant omega 6:3 fatty acid ratio.
Jia et al., 2015 - Women who take n-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acid supplements during pregnancy and lactation meet the recommended intake
Victora et al., 2015 - Association between breastfeeding and intelligence, educational attainment, and income at 30 years of age
Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee, 2015 - Dietary Guidelines for Americans
Steenweg-de Graaff et al 2015 - Maternal LC-PUFA status during pregnancy and child problem behavior
Strain et al., 2015 - Prenatal exposure to methyl mercury from fish consumption and polyunsaturated fatty acids: associations with child development at 20 mo of age in an observational study in the Republic of Seychelles
Amarasekera et al., 2014 - Epigenome-wide analysis of neonatal CD4(+) T-cell DNA methylation sites potentially affected by maternal fish oil supplementation.
Blanchet et al., 2014 - Usual dietary fatty acid intakes and red-blood-cell membrane fatty acid composition in Inuit children attending child-care centres in Nunavik, northern Québec, Canada.
Keenan et al., 2014 - Association between fatty acid supplementation and prenatal stress in African Americans: a randomized controlled trial.
Harris et al., 2014 - Beyond building better brains: bridging the docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) gap of prematurity.
Lassek et al, 2014 - Linoleic and docosahexaenoic acids in human milk have opposite relationships with cognitive test performance in a sample of 28 countries.
Zhang et al 2014 - Omega-3 LC-PUFA for Extremely Preterm Infants: A Systematic Review.
Field 2014 - Interaction of genes and nutritional factors in the etiology of autism and attention deficit/hyperactivity disorders
Brenna and Carlson 2014 - DHA and human brain development: Evidence that a dietary supply is needed for optimal development
Leventakou et al 2013 - Fish intake during pregnancy, fetal growth, and gestational length in 19 European birth cohort studies
Columbo et al 2013 - Long-term effects of LCPUFA supplementation on childhood cognitive outcomes.
Vaz et al 2013 - Dietary Patterns, n-3 Fatty Acids Intake from Seafood and High Levels of Anxiety Symptoms during Pregnancy: ALSPAC findings
Lyall K et al 2013 - Maternal dietary fat intake in association with autism spectrum disorders
Lassek & Gaulin 2013 - Maternal milk DHA content predicts cognitive performance in a sample of 28 nations
Bath et al 2013 - Effect of inadequate iodine status in UK pregnant women on cognitive outcomes in their children: results from the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC)
Lapillone et al 2013 - Lipid needs of preterm infants: updated recommendations.
Morse 2012 - Benefits of DHA, folic acid, vitamin D and iodine on foetal and infant brain development and function following maternal supplementation during pregnancy and lactation.
Palmer et al 2012 - Effect of n-3 long chain polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation in pregnancy on infants' allergies in first year of life: randomised controlled trial
Judge et al 2012 - Maternal consumption of a DHA-containing functional food benefits infant sleep patterning: an early neurodevelopmental measure.
Steer et al 2011 - Polyunsaturated fatty acid levels in blood during pregnancy, at birth and at 7 years: their associations with two common FADS2 polymorphisms
Bhatia et al 2011 - Omega-3 fatty acid deficiency during brain maturation reduces neuronal and behavioral plasticity in adulthood
Szajewska 2011 - The role of meta-analysis in the evaluation of the effects of early nutrition on mental and motor development in children
Harper KN et al 2011 - Maternal serum docosahexaenoic acid and schizophrenia spectrum disorders in adult offspring
De Souza et al 2011 - Effects of maternal malnutrition and postnatal nutritional rehabilitation on brain fatty acids, learning, and memory
Lafourcade et al 2011 - Nutritional omega-3 deficiency abolishes endocannabinoid-mediated neuronal functions
Koletzko et al 2011 - Genetic variants of the FADS gene cluster predict amounts of RBC DHA and other PUFA in pregnant women
Jacques et al 2011 - Long-term effects of prenatal omega-3 intake on visual function in school-age children
Jans et al 2010 - The efficacy of n-3 fatty acids DHA and EPA (fish oil) for perinatal depression
Makrides et al 2010 - Effect of DHA supplementation during pregnancy on maternal depression and neurodevelopment of young children: a randomized controlled trial.
Moltó-Puigmartí et al 2010 - FADS1 FADS2 gene variants modify the association between fish intake and the DHA proportions in human milk
Ryan et al 2010 - Effects of long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation on neurodevelopment in childhood: A review of human studies.