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Omega-3 Intake Shows “No Overall Association” with Prostate Cancer, According to New Study

The omega-3 market has had a rocky last couple of years, caused in part by a slew of negative studies reaching mainstream media audiences. One of the most problematic was a study published in 2013 that suggested men with high blood concentrations of omega-3s might be at greater risk for prostate cancer.

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears

This is why there is a big difference between clinical relevance and statistical significance.  In other words, bad science can be made to look good by tweaking the data.  Drug companies do it all the time.


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