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Pros and Cons: Fish Oil Supplements
Fish oil supplements are among the most popular dietary supplements taken by Americans as nearly 8% of adults — roughly…
Supplements are sold without review or approval of the FDA. They are not allowed to make specific health claims, but…
What You Eat Can Impact Your Mental Health
The New York Times reports on nutritional psychiatrists who advise people to eat as little processed foods, meat and dairy products…
5 Things to Know About Statin Alternatives
Statins are used to lower cholesterol, but some people have side effects or don’t want to take meds. Find out…
The Troubling Marketing Behind a Prescription Fish Oil Pill
By Diane Archer JustCareUSA As we all know, some pharmaceutical companies will go very far to sell their products. Shefali…
As someone who has high cholesterol — including high triglycerides — and who also takes a statin medication, a news…
Quick Hits: Weight-Loss Drug and Heart Risks, Fish Oil Pills and CV Risk & More
A weight-loss drug is effective at helping people lose weight but also doesn’t increase their risk for heart problems,a first…
A large review of clinical trials has found that omega-3 supplements, also known as fish oil pills, do not provide…
More Children Taking Supplements, Some With Side Effects
About one-third of children are taking dietary supplements, and some of them have been associated with adverse events in this…
Fish Oil Pills Don’t Help Dry Eye
Contrary to popular belief, fish oil pills do not alleviate the discomfort of chronic dry eye, according to a new…
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