docosahexaenoic

Definitions

  • (adjective): Of or pertaining to docosahexaenoic acid or its derivatives

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Example Sentences

  • The finding suggests that diets rich in docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) can help prevent the development of Alzheimer's disease later in life.

  • Research published in the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry last month showed that men in the service with low levels of an omega-3 fatty acid known as docosahexaenoic acid, or DHA, were 62% more likely to commit suicide.

  • One of these fatty acids, called docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), is present in high concentrations in the nerve cells in the retina, the part of the eye that gets destroyed in AMD.

  • One of these fatty acids, called docosahexaenoic acid DHA, is present in high concentrations in the nerve cells in the retina, the part of the eye that gets destroyed in AMD.

  • ~ Omega-3 Fatty Acid May Thwart Alzheimer's Disease (HealthDay) -- "A type of omega-3 fatty acid called docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) may help slow the growth of two kinds of brain lesions associated with Alzheimer's disease, a new study suggests."

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