Childhood obesity has become more and more prevalent in America. Parents, schools and doctors are trying to develop strategies to reverse this trend.
One study points to more omega-3’s as a tool to support healthy weight. Obese adolescents were given 3 grams of fish oil for 12 weeks.
At the end of the study, omega-3’s reduced BMI, waist circumference and modified gene expression in fat cells.
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