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Sounds fishy: Omega-3 supplements not associated with lower cardiovascular risk

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Patients at increased cardiovascular risk who took omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) at an average dose of 1.5 g daily for at least 2 years did not have a lower risk of all-cause mortality, cardiac death, sudden death, myocardial infarction, or stroke.

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