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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Fish oil: Fish oil is the oil found in many cold water fish, such as mackerel, tuna, salmon, sturgeon, mullet, bluefish, anchovy, sardines, herring, trout, and ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience in Family Medicine
No/Yes: Most anything can be harmful if taken improperly. Think about it, drinking too much water can make you very ill or you can die. Fish oil, like anyth ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Stern
45 years experience in Cardiology
It may be: It may lower triglycerides.
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sonia Chadha
Specializes in Family Medicine
Fish Oil: Studies have shown that moderate consumption of fish oil can reduce heart disease risk. This is less than 250 mg/day. Consuming more than that, may ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Horak ii
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Fish Oil: Definitely. Fish oil and Omega 3s help with inflammation and can lower cholesterol. At least 1 gram a day if not 2 grams.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
17 years experience in General Practice
No: Make sure you get distilled fish oil.
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zienowicz
37 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Omegas: Fish oils are the most important source of vitamin a and the omega 3, 6, 9 fatty acids which are critical to good health.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Fish Oil: Fish oil supplies essential omega-3 fats that our bodies cannot make on their own. Among their many effects, they can lower triglycerides, prevent he ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Marine Fish Oil: Has a large amount of scientific studies to support its usefulness. It is often taken to lower triglycerides and for eyes, brain, joint, and mood. M ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. K. Olson
Dr. K. Olson answered
38 years experience in Psychiatry
Omega fish oils: For many conditions it can be helpful. Some are advocating it for adhd. Also, can assist in mood stabilization for affective disorders - typically no ... Read More
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