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Don’t Take the Bait-Fish is Not a Health Food
06/12/2014 - Here are four facts you may not know about fish: 1. Fish is high in cholesterol. Touted as a health food, fish has a reputation for being heart-healthy. People who opt for fish to try to protect their hearts might not realize that fish is often high in cholesterol. While a 3-ounce T-bone steak contains 70 mill
American Seafood: Something's Fishy
04/07/2014 - Notice anything fishy lately? With many Americans giving up some forms of meat during the 40-day period of Lent, fast food companies have been ramping up advertising campaigns and launching brand new menus centered on fish. This year, consumers are being reeled in by nearly a dozen new fish and shellfish option
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Healthful Fish Is a Myth
08/13/2013 - Terri MacLeod of Access Hollywood and I recently discussed just how toxic fish can be. Since there are many myths about fish being healthful, I want to share Ms. MacLeod’s column on bad fats and fish: Healthy Hollywood is still reeling over the idea that fish might not be the best thing for your diet. After yea
Omega-3 Fatty Acids Linked to Prostate Cancer Risk
04/27/2011 - Omega-3 Fatty Acids Linked to Prostate Cancer Risk 4/27/2011 A new study will make people think twice about taking fish-oil capsules—or eating fish, for that matter. The American Journal of Epidemiology reports that men with higher levels of DHA, one of the omega-3 fatty acids found in fish oil, were at i
04/01/2011 - Don’t Eat that Royal Wedding Cake! Have this One Instead!!! 4/28/2011 I have an important word of advice for the royal couple: Don’t touch that cake!!!! It will destroy your svelte royal waistlines. Here’s a much better one! This absolutely amazing cake recipe will not go straight to your royal
Fish Still Not a Healthy Choice
10/24/2006 - By Hope Ferdowsian, M.D. This opinion piece was published on October 24, 2006, in The Providence Journal. IT'S A WHOPPER of a fish story. And, unfortunately, some consumers are swallowing it -- hook, line, and sinker. For years the fishing industry has worked overtime to persuade Americans to ignore well-founded
04/01/2004 - Fish   A Report by the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine Few food products are as controversial as fish. A leading source of heavy metals and other contaminants, fish is frequently the subject of government health-risk advisories. However, some people promote fish as a source of omega-3 fatty

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