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Fish Oil May Help Prevent Alzheimer's
Date:12/28/2007

Years of research have shown that DHA is the most abundant essential fatty acid in the brain, Cole said, and that it is critical to fetal and infant brain development. Studies have also linked low levels of DHA in the brain to cognitive impairment and have shown that lower levels may increase oxidative stress in the brains of Alzheimer's patients.

The research team acknowledged that their work does not identify a dosage of DHA that people could take to prevent Alzheimer's, but they recommend eating more fatty fish or taking a supplement. They did not recommend taking DHA to try to slow the progression of Alzheimer's.

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To learn more about Alzheimer's disease, visit the National Institute on Aging.



-- Madeline Vann



SOURCE: University of California, Los Angeles, news release, Dec. 25, 2007


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