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rerun imageNatural and Alternative Treatment Study Report: Fish Oil and Heart Disease

Medical interest in fish oil began with the observation that heart disease is extremely rare among the Inuit (Eskimo) people despite the fact that they consume a great deal of fat. Close investigation showed that the Inuit diet includes high amounts of an unusual type of fat found primarily in cold-water fish, seals, and whales.

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