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If Fish Is Brain Food, Can Fish Oil Pills Boost Brains, Too?

As a culture, we tend to ignore the advice to eat more fish. On average, Americans eat about 3.5 ounces of seafood per week. (Think a can of tuna or sardines.)

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears

As I have already discussed, this particular study that demonstrated no cognitive benefits, also demonstrated no  benefits in treating patients with dry AMD.  On the other hand, using much higher doses of omega-3, I have published data that significant benefits are seen in treating patients with dry AMD.  I call their study a “double loser” since they have demonstrated that placebo levels of omega-3 fatty acids generate placebo results in two different conditions.

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