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Which is better for arthritis: cod liver oil or fish oil?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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See details: Fish oil if you believe the hype. In actuality, data is not impressive for its benefit.

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A 35-year-old member asked:

What are the benefits of cod liver oil and fish oil pills?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Cardiology 51 years experience
Fish oil: Refer to this wiki for lots of information on fish oil: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/fish_oil.
A 45-year-old member asked:

Which do you recommend, cod liver oil vs. Fish oil?

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Dr. Steven Charlap
Holistic Medicine 37 years experience
Neither: I recommend wild alaskan salmon filets, burgers, canned, and sliced any day over any pill. I also recommend wild cod, halibut, and occasional herring, sardines, and anchovies (high in purines), tuna (high in mercury) as substitutes. No reason to take pills unless you really dislike fish.

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