EuroPrevent 2018

19 - 21 April 2018, Ljubljana - Slovenia

Session Details

Nutritional solutions for the reduction of hypertension and blood platelet aggregation.
Thu 19 Apr 12:45 - 13:45 Nutrition, Malnutrition and Heart Disease Satellite Symposium Stih Hall -
Chairpersons: Manfred EGGERSDORFER (Stein, Switzerland)
Subtitle: Sponsored by DSM Nutritional Products AG.
Learning Objectives: This Satellite Symposium will examine the potential therapeutic benefits of specific micronutrients for cardiovascular health. The learning objectives focus on understanding the protective mechanisms of omega-3 fatty acids and riboflavin (vitamin B2) to help reduce blood pressure of hypertensive individuals, as well as the role of water soluble tomato concentrate to alter platelet adhesion and aggregation behavior in blood. The Satellite Symposium will build on latest scientific advances and applications that can make a real difference to people‚Äôs health.

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12:4559Supplementation of vitamins and omega 3 fatty acids as a means of preventing the onset of hypertension.Robert WINWOOD (Haverhill, United Kingdom)
13:0060Riboflavin and blood pressure reduction.Helene MCNULTY (Londonderry, United Kingdom)
13:2061Water soluble tomato concentrate as a natural means of reducing platelet aggregation.Niamh O'KENNEDY (Aberdeen, United Kingdom)