In this Doc Talk edition, Dr Jaffe, (owner and founder of PERQUE Integrative Health) is in conversation with Dr Bill Harris, the creator of the Omega 3 index test.
Listen to them dive into the world of Omega 3 fats, fish and other oils, discuss the evolution of associated research and highlight the importance of the Omega 3 index test – one of the 8 Predictive biomarkers of health!
Russ Jaffe is Founder and Chairman of PERQUE Integrative Health, LLC (PIH, www.PERQUE.com), a company that offers the world scientifically proven, integrative health solutions to speed the transition from sick care to healthful caring.
Dr. Russell Jaffe has more than 40 years of experience contributing to molecular biology and clinical diagnostics. His focus is on functional, predictive tests and procedures designed to improve the precision of both diagnosis and of treatment outcomes and he has authored nearly 100 articles on the subject.
Dr. Bill Harris has been a leading researcher in the omega-3 fatty acid field for 40 years. He has over 300 scientific papers on fatty acids and health, the vast majority on omega-3. He has been on the faculty of three medical schools (Universities of Kansas, Missouri (at Kansas City), and South Dakota), and has received 5 NIH grants to study omega-3. He was the co-author on three AHA statements on fatty acids and heart health. As the co-inventor of the Omega-3 Index (and other omega-3 blood tests) and founder of OmegaQuant Analytics, he has been a leader in raising awareness of the importance of omega-3 fatty acids in health.