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Vitamin D and omega-3 fatty acids supplements fall short when it comes to disease prevention

Research we’re watching For years, many have speculated that taking vitamin D and omega-3 fatty acid supplements might help to prevent heart attacks, strokes, and certain cancers. But a study by Harvard researchers published online November 10, 2018, by The New England Journal of Medicine has found that the benefits may be more limited than originally hoped. …

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