No benefit of n-3 fatty acid supplements in diabetes

  title={No benefit of n-3 fatty acid supplements in diabetes},
  author={G. B. Lim},
  journal={Nature Reviews Cardiology},
  • G. B. Lim
  • Published 2018
  • Medicine
  • Nature Reviews Cardiology
  • (2018) we would not recommend fish oil supplements for people with diabetes Observational studies indicate a benefit of n-3 fatty acids in reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease, but data from the randomized, controlled ASCEND trial, presented at the 2018 ESC Congress, indicate no reduction in cardiovascular events with n-3 fatty acid dietary supplementation in patients with diabetes mellitus. The main dietary source of n-3 fatty acids (also known as… CONTINUE READING