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Omega-3 fats offer ‘zero benefit’ for type 2 diabetes, says research
Omega-3 fats offer ‘zero benefit’ for type 2 diabetes, says research

Omega-3 fats offer ‘zero benefit’ for type 2 diabetes, says research

People with type 2 diabetes get little or no benefit from taking fish oil supplements, new research says. A study, commissioned by the World Health Organization (WHO) and published by the British Medical Journal, took in data from 83 trials…

Fish oil could alleviate side effects during some cancer treatments
Fish oil could alleviate side effects during some cancer treatments

Fish oil could alleviate side effects during some cancer treatments

Taking a fish oil supplement could help reduce painful side effects in patients being treated for breast and bowel cancer, suggests new research. Two studies show that omega-3 fatty acids could help alleviate pain that some treatments cause including joint…