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Is it true that there is no point in taking fish oil supplements for heart health?
Taking fish oil for heart health may be a benefit. Learn more about omega fatty acids from fish oil and it's impacts.ains.
Can CoQ10 help lower high homocysteine levels?
Find out if CoQ10 lowers homocysteine levels, which supplements lower homocysteine levels, and whether lowering homocysteine levels decreases the risk of heart attack and stroke. ConsumerLab.com's answer explains.
What are the health benefits of avocado oil? Is it healthier than olive oil? Which avocado oils are best?
Learn about the health benefits of avocado oil and how it compares to olive oil, evidence for heart health, osteoarthritis and other uses. ConsumerLab.com's answer explains.
Which supplements can help lower cholesterol and keep my heart healthy? Are there any to avoid?
Information about heart health supplements & vitamins that help with cholesterol, including sterol esters, CoQ10, and vitamin D, and which may be bad for the heart, like calcium.
What is the benefit of magnesium orotate compared to other forms of magnesium?
Find out if magnesium orotate is the best form of magnesium for supplements, including safety concerns.
Is echium oil a good alternative to fish oil? I am allergic to fish.
Echium oil as an alternative to fish oil. Learn more for those with fish allergies, including information on omega-3 fatty acids.
Does drinking coffee increase or decrease the risk of cancer? Can it slow cancer progression?
Learn more about coffee, its safety, if it's good for you, and if it impacts your risk of cancer.
Is canola oil good or bad for you? I heard it can be toxic.
Find out if canola oil is bad for you or good for you, and whether it helps heart health. Clinical evidence and how it compares to other oils.
Is drinking coffee good or bad for heart health?
Learn more about coffee and caffeine, its safety, if it's good for you, how much coffee is too much and its impact on your heart.
Is DPA an important omega-3 fatty acid? It's been promoted as more "powerful" than EPA and DHA.
Find out more about DPA (docosapentaenoic acid), the third most prevalent omega-3 fatty acid in fish oil. Learn how much DPA is in supplements and fish, plus the clinical evidence for DPA, whether it can improve heart health, lower triglycerides and more. ConsumerLab.com's answer explains.
How do I find the best quality olive oil and what are the health benefits?
Health Benefits of olive oil, including heart benefits, anti-inflammatory effects. Plus, how to choose a quality olive oil and cook with olive oil
Does Carditone work to lower blood pressure?
Carditone information, including safety and side effects, whether Carditone has been shown to work for blood pressure and angina, and more.
What are the health benefits of green tea, and is it safe?
ConsumerLab explains green tea's potential health benefits for everything from fighting cancer to helping your heart.
Is there a danger in taking lecithin or phosphatidylcholine? I heard that they may increase the risk of heart attacks.
Lecithin, phosphatidylcholine and choline - Learn more about the potential link between them and cardiovascular disease.
Can vitamin K2 really help decrease calcium in the arteries?
Learn more about vitamin K2 and the impact on calcium in the heart and arteries, and find out if vitamin K can help with coronary heart disease.
What are the health benefits of dark chocolate?
Information on the health benefits of dark chocolate, including how dark chocolate may improve heart health, decrease blood sugar levels and more. ConsumerLab.com's answer explains.
Which supplements can help lower my triglycerides?
Find out whether fish oil supplements, or plant-based oil supplements, such as flaxseed oil and echium oil are best for lowering triglyceride levels. ConsumerLab.com's answer explains.
What is PQQ? Does it help with aging and memory? Is it similar to CoQ10?
PQQ information (pyrroloquinoline quinone), including evidence from studies on fatigue & tiredness, mood, memory, cognition, and inflammation.
Is it better to get vitamins from foods or supplements, and are natural vitamins better than synthetic vitamins?
Learn more about the benefits of getting vitamins from food versus supplements, natural versus synthetic vitamins, and more.
When taking a statin drug like Lipitor or Crestor, are there supplements I should avoid or take?
Learn about the interactions between certain supplements and atorvastatin (Lipitor), rosuvastatin (Crestor), and other cholesterol-lowering statins.
Is it true that oat cereals, like Cheerios, oatmeal, oatflakes and steel-cut oats can be contaminated with a toxin?
Find out if oat cereals, like Cheerios and oatmeal, can be contaminated with the fungal toxin ochratoxin A (OTA). ConsumerLab.com's answer explains.
Recalls & Warnings (4)
Clinical Updates (10)
Coffee and Heart Disease
Does Coffee Consumption Lower Cardiovascular Risk, or Is It the Other Way Around?
Eat Fish for Heart Health
Fish Oil for Heart Health?
Also, learn what fish oil can or cannot do for other health conditions, such as arthritis, in the What It Does section of the review. (See our Top Picks among fish and marine oils.)