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Could Omega-3s Reduce Breast Cancer Risk for Obese Women?
A randomized clinical trial of 266 women who were normal weight, overweight or obese with high breast density suggested that obese women could reduce their risk of breast cancer by taking omega-3 fatty acids. Cancer Prevention Research published the findings.
Inflammation & Obesity
The breast cancer risk is higher in obese women due to the inflammation related to obesity, according to Dr. Andrea Manni, professor and division chief of endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism at Penn College of Medicine in Hershey, Pennsylvania.
“Omega-3 fatty acids have an anti-inflammatory…