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Report questions whether fish, nuts truly benefit thinking skills
Report questions whether fish, nuts truly benefit thinking skills (September 26, 2013 - Insidermedicine) From Iowa - A new report published in Neurology questions whether omega-3 fatty acids truly benefit cognitive skills. Researchers studied over 2,000 women between the ages of 65 and 80. Participants underwent annual thinking and memory skills testing and were followed for an average of 6 years. Blood tests measures participants omega-3 levels prior to the start of the study. Results showed that there was no difference in thinking skills tests between women with high and low levels of omega-3s in their blood. Results also showed no difference between these two women in regards to the thinking skill decline.
 
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