Fish Oil and Mercury at odds in Hearth Health

According to a late August article published by Reuters Health, researchers have
found that mercury and omega 3 fatty acids from fish appear to have opposite
links to heart health. An analysis of more than 1600 men from Sweden and Finland
determined that men with high levels of mercury in the body had an increased
risk of heart attacks, while those with a high concentration of omega-3s had a
lower risk.

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