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Fish Oil (Definition)

Fish oils contain two active omega-3 fatty acids, dha and epa. Most fish oil products contain both dha and epa, but supplements enriched in dha or epa are available. Omega-3 fatty acids have been shown to significantly reduce sudden cardiac death. Some studies also indicate the potential for benefits in dementia and risk of heart attack. The omega-3 content of cold water ...Read more


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Is it true that taking fish oil helps me to become fat? Because I have a friend taking it & now her face and body becomes fat

Is it true that taking fish oil helps me to become fat? Because I have a friend taking it & now her face and body becomes fat

Fish oil: Fish oil is not causing your friend to gain weight. Fish oil has many benefits including increasing good Cholesterol and protecting the heart. So please don't be alarmed, just keep a well balanced diet and keep up with your exercise and you should be fine. ...Read more

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What to do if I take fish oil. Witch has fat in it. Will it stop my body from burning muscle?

What to do if I take fish oil. Witch has fat in it. Will it stop my body from burning muscle?

Depends: You tend to metabolize muscle when you're in a calorie deprived state so if you're on a weight reduction diet, you're at risk. You can minimize this by 1) exercising regularly and b) eating protein which is what muscle requires to regenerate. Fish oil can raise your HDL ('good") cholesterol but is not special for preserving muscle. ...Read more

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Are "good fats" like fish oil, avocado, nuts, etc., a problem after gall bladder surgery? Or is it just things like deep fried and greasy foods?

Are "good fats" like fish oil, avocado, nuts, etc., a problem after gall bladder surgery? Or is it just things like deep fried and greasy foods?

Most foods: After gallbladder surgery one should be able to gradually return to eating all normal foods, including all fatty foods. Some do have chronic fatty food intolerance with gas or diarrhea, and it would not matter where the fat came from, only the amount of fat eaten at a time. ...Read more

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I have high triglycerides & high body fat %; I read that I should take fish oil pills, so I do. Can they cause breakthrough bleeding while on ocps? If so, should I stop or what strength should I take?

I have high triglycerides & high body fat %; I read that I should take fish oil pills, so I do. Can they cause breakthrough bleeding while on ocps? If so, should I stop or what strength should I take?

Minor bleeding: Abnormalities have been shown with fish oils in some studies associated with platelet effects, but in practice it isn't normally a problem. Yes fish oils will reduce high triglycerides. ...Read more

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I am 19yr 6ft 70kg vegetarian, lost 40kg in a year recently had hair loss due to dandruff, half of my hairs are thin/thick I am taking biotin, fish oil?

I am 19yr 6ft 70kg vegetarian, lost 40kg in a year recently had hair loss due to dandruff, half of my hairs are thin/thick I am taking biotin, fish oil?

R/o thyroid problem: Recommend to get your thyroid checked. If you had 40 kg wt loss and skin and hair changes sounds highly suspicious for hyperthyroidism. Get checked out. Could be dangerous. ...Read more

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Do the below products have any sideeffects on sperm count and erection? 3g extreme fat burners On 100% gold standard whey Orange triad On fish oil

Do the below products have any sideeffects on sperm count and erection? 3g extreme fat burners On 100% gold standard whey Orange triad On fish oil

Supplements: Supplements like the ones listed may have a variety of effects and unintended side effects. And there are a great many factors that influence erectile function and spermatogenesis; though that's not a simple answer, if you want to go through things in more detail, consider an inbox consult with a physician here on HealthTap. ...Read more

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How long to use fish oil?

How long to use fish oil?

It depends: On why you are taking/using fish oil. If you have very high triglycerides (>1000), then you may need to take this for the rest of your life or at least until you can undertake interventions that will keep the levels tolerable without fish oil. If you are taking it as a well-being supplement, then it is up to you. ...Read more

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What does fish oil pills do?

What does fish oil pills do?

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 heart disease, help reduce high blood pressure, and reduce inflammation in the body. Fish oil helps ward off depression too. In general, most people need at least 1-2 grams of epa and 500mg dha per day in a fish oil preparation. ...Read more

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Can fish oil improve my vision?

Can fish oil improve my vision?

Don't Know: Omega 3 fatty acids are suspected to improve patients with macular degeneration. This has yet to be proven, but a study is underway to determine this exact question.

Look for data from the "areds 2" study due to come out in the 1-2 years.

The short answer is that nothing has been proven. ...Read more

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Can fish oil make your butt bigger?

Can fish oil make your butt bigger?

No,: Calories from fish oil will not cause buttocks to enlarge. ...Read more

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Can fish oil help you with studying?

Can fish oil help you with studying?

Fish oil: Refer to this wiki for lots of information on fish oil:

http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/fish_oil. ...Read more

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What do fish oil pills do in my body?

What do fish oil pills do in my body?

Fish oil: Refer to this wiki for lots of information on fish oil:

http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/fish_oil. ...Read more

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Do fish oil work for bigger buttlocks?

Taking fish oil: Will not cause spot weight/ fat gain. ...Read more

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Does megaman one a days have fish oil?

Does megaman one a days have fish oil?

???: The only thing I could find when searching for "megaman one-a-day" was a video game. (and it had no fish oil in it). ...Read more

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How much fish oil should I take daily?

How much fish oil should I take daily?

Fish Oil: Look for a brand with 1600mg of Omega 3. DHA and EPA Take 5ml two times per day. There are also good products in gel caps

http://mtex. It/96nt5aq0 ...Read more

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Does fish oil 600mg make your butt bigger?

Does fish oil 600mg make your butt bigger?

No: I am unaware of any studies that have shown this. Usually when people gain mass in one area its from increasing body fat linked to too many calories consumed, high glycemic foods, exercise (too much or too little) and hormonal changes. ...Read more

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How often should I take fish oil tablets?

How often should I take fish oil tablets?

Daily: Different formulations given different instructions. They should be taken daily for sure, but some formulations may say twice daily, whereas others may even suggest three times a day. Read the bottle. ...Read more

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Do you have to refrigerate fish oil pills?

You do not have to: Refrigerate fish oil capsules normally. Read the label of your product to be sure. You do need to refrigerate liquid fish oil that is not in capsule form. Make sure to get purified fish oil w/50% EPA+DHA per cap in it. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Can you get a big butt by applying fish oil?

Fish oil: You can get an oily butt by applying fish oil. If you slip off your chair because of a slippery oiled but the swelling from the bruising might increase butt size but otherwise, sorry no big butt from oil. ...Read more

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In wich way can fish oil benefit my health?

In wich way can fish oil benefit my health?

Fish oil: Refer to this wiki for lots of information on fish oil:

http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/fish_oil. ...Read more

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Does rubing fish oil on your butt help it grow?

Does rubing fish oil on your butt help it grow?

No: Not much you can do, but stair climbing or using a stairmaster type exercise equipment regularly and vigorously may help if you are cleared from the cardiovascular and orthopedic side for that type of exercise. ...Read more

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Can rubbing fish oil on your butt make it larger?

Can rubbing fish oil on your butt make it larger?

No: There is nothing you can rub on your butt to make it larger or smaller. That includes breast and penis. ...Read more

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What to do if I am 18, is it bad to take fish oil?

What to do if I am 18, is it bad to take fish oil?

No, as long: As you're sure what's really in it, there's prescription quality available ...Read more