Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) improve memory

Does docosahexaenoic acid (dha) improve memory?

Effectiveness Rating for Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)'s Ability to Improve Memory

The effectiveness rating is a measure of how well docosahexaenoic acid (dha) is able to improve memory. The overall rating for this claim is 2.5 out of 3. The research shows the supplement's ability to deliver on this particular claim is warranted. Using Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) to improve memory will most likely lead to positive results.

Confidence Rating for Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)'s Ability to Improve Memory

The confidence rating is a mesure of how valid the effectiveness rating is. This rating is based on how many studies are included in the database on this topic.

There are 6 studies in the database on docosahexaenoic acid (dha); the confidence rating is 120. A score above 80 means the effectiveness rating for this supplement is reliable. A score under 80 means there is insufficient evidence to ensure a reliable effectiveness rating.

References

Title of Study
Docosahexaenoic acid-concentrated fish oil supplementation in subjects with mild cognitive impairment (MCI): a 12-month randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
Association between cognitive function and supplementation with omega-3 PUFAs and other nutrients in ≥ 75 years old patients: A randomized multicenter study
Effect of supplementation with long-chain ω-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids on behavior and cognition in children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD): a randomized placebo-controlled intervention trial
DHA supplementation improved both memory and reaction time in healthy young adults: a randomized controlled trial
The n-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids Supplementation Improved the Cognitive Function in the Chinese Elderly with Mild Cognitive Impairment: A Double-Blind Randomized Controlled Trial
Effects of iron and n-3 fatty acid supplementation, alone and in combination, on cognition in school children: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled intervention in South Africa

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