The health of the cardiovascular system is a broad term and includes overall health of the blood vessels and heart muscle. Full access to our Health Topics is restricted to those who have established a valid Designs for Health Registered Practitioner login account.
Omega-3 fatty acid supplementation is seen as essential pre-pregnancy and during pregnancy
Varying ratios of omega-3 fatty acids DHA and EPA have different therapeutic benefits for patients with cognitive or inflammatory conditions.
Essential fatty acids shown to lower blood pressure; researchers demonstrate benefits of fish oil supplementation for hypertension.
Research study demonstrates the benefits of fish oil supplementation in lowering the risks of cardiovascular diseases
Review demonstrates probiotics and fish oil during pregnancy and infancy reduce the risk of atopic disease
Fish oil supplementation is essential for cardiovascular health. This review demonstrates fish oil's impact on heart rate
Research suggest that hyperinsulinemia can be causally linked to metabolic dysfunctions not associated with blood sugar hormones
Berberine is a plant compound shown to be an effective treatment for insulin-related health issues.
Curcumin supplementation shown to increase adiponectin, a protein hormone that regulates metabolic processes such as insulin sensitivity and mitigates inflammation.
Curcumin enhances cholesterol-lowering effects of phytosterol supplementation in patients with dyslipidemia
Beneficial effects of curcumin on inflammatory markers and lipid profiles of patients with diabetes
Vitamin E is a complex nutrient with 8 sub-fractions including tocotrienols that has been shown to have cholesterol and triglyceride reducing properties.
Several lesser-known symptoms, such as anxiety and "hyper-excitability", are now being connected as odd repercussions of low magnesium.
Study demonstrates vitamin D improves heart function and lowers oxidative stress
The association between macronutrients and their correlation with overall mortality and cardiovascular disease is controversial.
Statin therapy to meet LDL-C target may not be sufficient to reduce risk of cardiovascular diseases, study shows.
Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) has potential as a preventative and therapeutic agent in many common optical health conditions.
CoQ10 is a fat-soluble compound required for energy generation and mitochondrial health
Optimising the gut microbiota can impact various risk factors associated with cardiovascular disease.
CoQ10 supplementation may support heart health in individuals born at a low birth weight
Coenzyme Q10 is an absolutely critical factor for cellular energy generation. It is required for the proper functioning of the mitochondrial electron transport
An increasingly concern for Australia’s health, high levels of triglycerides or fat in the blood can be linked to the deteriorating health of the cardiovascular system.
When you choose to join the Designs for Health practitioner community, you’ll gain access to a range of products, relevant to specific health conditions, including the following relevant products for cardiovascular and lipid support.