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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Norman Levine
50 years experience in Dermatology
Psoriasis therapy: Fish oil will probably have no beneficial effect in psoriasis.

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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Freeman
17 years experience in Cardiology
It's equivocal: It depends on what condition you have but larger metanalyses are suggesting they don't necessarily seem to be the wonder drug we all thought... Talk t ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
See details: Fish oil is safe in your situation. It will not cause arhythmias and has no benefit for any mood disorder.
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A 72-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
53 years experience in Internal Medicine
Ignore faulty study: One of the above mentioned study did not give fish oil,instead measured blood levels of fatty acids. Get the best quality correct proportion of EPA & ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Pinkham
52 years experience in Holistic Medicine
Listen to body: Fish oils are anti-inflammatory but some people are allergic to fish. I would try pure vit d oil in medium chain triglycerides topically on eczema an ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No : It is fine and somewhat healthy to take the supplements but no it has nothing to do with PC os.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Fish oils: read these: http://www.webmd.com/vitamins-supplements/ingredientmono-993-fish%20oil.aspx?activeingredientid=993&activeingredientname=fish%20oil ht ... Read More
A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Darrell Herrington
33 years experience in Family Medicine
Not really: Just maintain a balanced diet of fruit, vegetables, lean meat, and whole grains, and you shouldn't need to worry about anything else.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Rosner
Specializes in Rheumatology
Yes: You can try each of the above after a warm shower and use plastic wrap over the dry area doe 1 h-2 hours.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Fish oil: Refer to this wiki for lots of information on fish oil: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/fish_oil.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Regina Druz
40 years experience in Cardiology
Mediterranean diet: There are a lot of claims with regard to coconut oil, most of the unsubstantiated. The healthiest diet so far, proven to reduce heart disease in many ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Betty Keller
34 years experience in Rheumatology
Yes: Yes studies show fish oil can decrease symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis. It is important to discuss with your rheumatologist to see if fish oil is rig ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Fish oil: Refer to this wiki for lots of information on fish oil: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/fish_oil.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brent Bauer
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Psoriasis is less common in populations whose dietary staples include cold-water fish containing omega-3 fatty acids: But study results have been mixed as to whether fish oil supplements can reduce inflammation and improve psoriasis signs and symptoms, such as itching ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Hair and oil: Well if you ingest the oil, either fish or flaxseed will likely yield indistinguishable results. If you put the oil on your hair, the flaxseed will li ... Read More
A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nassir Azimi
22 years experience in Interventional Cardiology
Doubtful: Psa rises from enlarged prostate or tumor. Omega fish oil is not likely to impactbthis.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Poor choice: If topical benzoyl peroxide has not cleared you in two weeks, you will need prescription strength therapy.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Recalls: try this site for recall info: http://www.foodsafety.gov/
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
See details: Fish oil if you believe the hype. In actuality, data is not impressive for its benefit.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Fish oil: Refer to this wiki for lots of information on fish oil: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/fish_oil. Lots of faith involved not sure any reliable studies ... Read More
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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience in Dermatology
Absolutely not: In fact, it is not at all certain that there is any benefit from fish oil for anything. In USA it has been abandoned as useless by the best-informed e ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Oil: There isn't good scientific evidence for either of these benefitting anything but possibly triglycerides. Anecdotes and commercials abound however.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Fish oil: read this: http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/01/22/whats-in-your-fish-oil-supplements/?_r=0

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