Omega-3 Fatty Acids

Keys to Nutritional Health

  • Mahabaleshwar V. Hegde
  • Anand Arvind Zanwar
  • Sharad P. Adekar

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Mahabaleshwar V. Hegde, Anand Arvind Zanwar, Sharad P. Adekar
    Pages 1-10
  3. Mahabaleshwar V. Hegde, Anand Arvind Zanwar, Prakash B. Ghorpade
    Pages 11-20
  4. Anand Arvind Zanwar, Yogesh S. Badhe, Subhash L. Bodhankar, Prakash B. Ghorpade, Mahabaleshwar V. Hegde
    Pages 45-50
  5. Manohar L. Panse, Shripad P. Atakare, Mahabaleshwar V. Hegde, Shivajirao S. Kadam
    Pages 51-66
  6. J. J. A. Ferguson, C. B. Dias, M. L. Garg
    Pages 67-78
  7. Manohar L. Panse, Shital D. Phalke
    Pages 79-88
  8. Manohar L. Panse, Shital D. Phalke
    Pages 89-100
  9. Rafael Zárate, Nabil el Jaber-Vazdekis, Raquel Ramírez-Moreno
    Pages 101-126
  10. Salma Mukhtar Mir, Sanjit Kanjilal, Syed Ubaid Ahmed
    Pages 141-155
  11. Asavari A. Joshi, Mahabaleshwar V. Hegde, Sharad P. Adekar
    Pages 157-171
  12. Siti Raihanah Shafie, Hemant Poudyal, Sunil K. Panchal, Lindsay Brown
    Pages 173-187
  13. Ana Elsa Huerta, Laura M. Laiglesia, Leyre Martínez-Fernández, Maria J. Moreno-Aliaga
    Pages 189-202
  14. Tejas P. Chirmade, Smrati Sanghi, Ashwini V. Rajwade, Vidya S. Gupta, Narendra Y. Kadoo
    Pages 203-220
  15. A. V. Mali, S. S. Bhise, Surendra S. Katyare
    Pages 221-227
  16. Surendra S. Katyare, A. V. Mali
    Pages 229-233
  17. Santosh D. Devkar, Surendra S. Katyare
    Pages 235-238
  18. Akhlaq A. Farooqui, Tahira Farooqui
    Pages 239-249
  19. Tassos Georgiou, Ekatherine Prokopiou
    Pages 251-261
  20. Scott Doughman, Sreerama Krupanidhi, C. B. Sanjeevi
    Pages 263-266
  21. Javier Díaz-Castro, Naroa Kajarabille, Mario Pulido-Morán, Jorge Moreno-Fernández, Magdalena López-Frías, Julio J. Ochoa
    Pages 285-291
  22. Julio J. Ochoa, Mario Pulido-Morán, Silvia Hijano, Naroa Kajarabille, Jorge Moreno-Fernández, Javier Díaz-Castro
    Pages 293-299
  23. Sang Yeoup Lee, Yu Hyeon Yi, Young Jin Tak
    Pages 465-473
  24. Georgia Lenihan-Geels, Karen S. Bishop
    Pages 475-486
  25. Jeganathan Manivannan, Thangarasu Silambarasan, Janakiraman Shanthakumar, Natarajan Suganya, Shankar Kanchana
    Pages 501-512
  26. Soumia Peter, Jubbin Jagan Jacob
    Pages 513-530
  27. Mahfoozur Rahman, Sarwar Beg, Firoz Anwar, Vikas Kumar
    Pages 531-540
  28. Jyothi Maria Veigas, Gabriel Fernandes
    Pages 585-598
  29. Back Matter
    Pages 599-610

About this book


This volume argues for the importance of essential nutrients in our diet.  Over the last two decades there has been an explosion of research on the relationship of Omega-3 fatty acids and the importance of antioxidants to human health.  Expert authors  discuss the importance of a diet rich in Omega-3 Fatty acids for successful human growth and development and for the prevention of disease.  Chapters highlight their contribution to the prevention and amelioration of a wide range of conditions such as heart disease, diabetes, arthritis, cancer, obesity, mental health and bone health.  

An indispensable text designed for nutritionists, dietitians, clinicians and health related professionals, Omega-3 Fatty Acids: Keys to Nutritional Health presents a comprehensive assessment of the current knowledge about the nutritional effects of Omega-3 fatty acids and their delivery in foods. 


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Editors and affiliations

  • Mahabaleshwar V. Hegde
    • 1
  • Anand Arvind Zanwar
    • 2
  • Sharad P. Adekar
    • 3
  1. 1.Real Nutrition LaboratoryBharati Vidyapeeth University Real Nutrition LaboratoryDhankawadiIndia
  2. 2.Center for Innovation in Nutrition Health DiseaseBharati Vidyapeeth University Dhankawadi PuneIndia
  3. 3.Western IRB Medical Vice ChairPuyallupUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-40456-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-40458-5
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