Fish oil is the third most popular dietary supplement in the nation with more than 10 percent of Americans taking it daily for heart health. The majority of the studies conducted in the last seven years don’t support the theory.
Millions of Americans take fish oil to prevent disease. Today comes a study that says fish oil supplements may actually cause disease. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida looks at research, and says don’t get hooked by its conclusions.
Fish oil is one of the most popular supplements in America. But here’s the big question: do they help you live longer? Dr. Dave Hnida looks at the latest research … as he pops his daily capsule.
Omega-3 pills promoted as boosting memory didn’t slow mental and physical decline in older patients with Alzheimer’s disease, a big disappointment in a multimillion-dollar government-funded study.