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Title Omega-3 fatty acids as an aetiological factor in depression
Description Describes relevance of omega-3s to immune system and depression
Creation Date 08 November 2006
Doc type Article
Document Abstract:
There is now much evidence to support the theory that clinical depression is a manifestation of a disturbed immune system and inflammatory response, along with a broad spectrum of other conditions such as cardiovascular and autoimmune disease. This review considers the evidence that supports this conclusion and the attendant public health implications.
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