Krill oil shortens mouse life span

2 Sep

Beware of the claims made on behalf of the various fish oil products. Here is a recent study suggesting that krill oil (a popular fish oil supplement) shortens the life span of mice. From the abstract:

“Taken together, the results do not support the idea that the consumption of isolated ω-3 fatty acid-rich oils will increase the life span or health of initially healthy individuals.”

 

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