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Can fish oil stave off heart disease?

Ask the doctor Q. Iím taking fish oil supplements to keep me from getting heart disease, because my doctor said they may help, though itís controversial. I hear new studies come to different conclusions. Whatís the truth? A. In these pages, the best we can promise you is a balanced assessment of sometimes different study results: the ďtruthĒ usually is elusive. Your question likely was prompted by two important new…

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