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High Doses of Omega-3s Linked to AFib

Key Takeaways

  • A new meta-analysis found that people who took more than one gram of omega-3 fatty acid supplements per day had an increased risk of developing a heart rhythm problem called atrial fibrillation (AFib).
  • AFib is not a life-threatening condition, but it can lead to heart failure or stroke.
  • While they can be part of a heart-healthy lifestyle, most experts recommend getting omega-3 fatty acids from food instead of supplements.

New research has shown

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