Long-chain fatty acids in fish oil boost circulating adiponectin levels.
Trial results poured cold water on claims that omega-3s prevent heart attacks. What does the future hold for these popular supplements?
Men's Health Information Center
Does the consumption of omega-3 fatty acid-containing supplements benefit testicular function in young men?
General (including evidence of efficacy) Residual cardiac risk with mixed dyslipidemia An elevated level of low density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) is established as a risk factor for the development of coronary and peripheral atherosclerotic vascular disease. Numerous randomized, prospective trials using 3-hydroxy-3-methyl-glutaryl coenzyme A (HMG-CoA) reductase inhibitors (statins) have demonstrated the ability of these agents…
Diabetes Information Center
The study suggests that neither fish oil nor aspirin can be recommended for the prevention of AVF failure.
Is there any indication that taking too much fish oil — particularly green-lipped mussel oil — can cause stomach problems in a person with a history of gastroesophageal reflux disease?
Dermatology Information Center
Dietary fish oil supplementation may reduce oxidative stress and inflammatory skin responses in individuals exposed to fine particulate air pollution for short periods of times.
Is there any reason an adult with gallstones should not take fish-oil supplements?
Storing fish-oil tablets inside the freezer will eliminate the fishy smell and aftertaste.—Jack Want, MD, Beloit, Wis. (121-17)
Ob/Gyn Information Center
Supplementation linked to higher BMI z score at age 6 years but no higher proportion of obese children.