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Omega-3 Fatty Acids Linked to Prostate Cancer Risk

Wednesday, Apr 27, 2011   Dr. Neal Barnard   cancer


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 increased risk of developing prostate cancer.

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