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A 49-year-old female asked:

Is omga 3s dha & epa good for you?

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Dr. J. Stephen Robinson
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes: For the growing child it enhances brain growth as brain membranes are laid down. We have noted improved development and iq scores on diets supplemented with omega-3 fatty acids. Check out all the new baby formulas. For older children and adults they continue to assist in membrane synthesis and keeping fats solubilized in the blood to decrease atherosclerosis and arterial plaque formation.
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Last updated Nov 13, 2013


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