A 29-year-old female asked:
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does fish oil capsules help to lose weight?

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Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
No.: Only if they replace caloric intake or increase energy expenditure.
Answered on Dec 13, 2012
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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Fish oil: Refer to this wiki for lots of information on fish oil: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/fish_oil.
Answered on Dec 10, 2013

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