fish oil

  1. haidut

    PUFA are potent immunosuppresive agents

    Just a quick post for all those PUFA/fish-oil lovers who keep sending me hate-mail about the "incredibly beneficial" omega-3, and even omega-6 (e.g. some athletes/bodybuilders tout arachidonic acid as a natural "anabolic agent"). As the study below discusses, all PUFA, but especially omega-3...
  2. Hans

    Why Omega 3 should be avoided and what to use/do instead

    Since there are so many discussions and confusion on this forum around omega 3s, I thought I do a deep dive and write this article. If there are so many studies showing that it's good and has so many benefits, how can it be bad...
  3. T

    Pregnancy, Omega-3/DHA/Fish Oil, Child Development

    Hello, Disclaimer: I discovered this forum a few years back, but was unable to comprehend it. However, I have been keeping my PUFA's intake minimal. Now my wife is pregnant and back again for advice! I know I still have much reading to do in regards to RP, but because my wife is now pregnant...
  4. Mito

    Omega-3 Fatty Acid Supplements Do Not Prevent Cancer Or CVD

    November 10, 2018 DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1811403 Abstract BACKGROUND Higher intake of marine n−3 (also called omega-3) fatty acids has been associated with reduced risks of cardiovascular disease and cancer in several observational studies. Whether supplementation with n−3 fatty acids has such...
  5. P

    "The Good Thing About Fish Oil Is. "

    29:30 Interviewer: What about fish oils? RP: It's worse. The good thing about fish oil is that it's so unstable that most of it doesn't survive to reach your bloodstream where it would inhibit your thyroid function; so it breaks down into other compounds which are actually toxic, and the first...
  6. haidut

    Why Fish Oil Fails

    Not sure if this has been posted before, but a few emails from advocates of fish oil promoted my search. I found this study, which was promptly retracted upon publishing due to the author apparently not declaring conflict of interest and misstating his educational credentials. Note that the...
  7. B

    Green Pastures FCLO Fiasco

    A rift in the WAPF community More good, bad press about cod liver oil, in this case specifically the stuff from green pastures. Maybe this will turn WAPFers a bit sour towards it and get more thinking about the dangers of PUFAs...
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