Fish Oil Supplementation and Age-Related Decrements in Muscle Mass and Function

by Dylan Klein
Personal Training Quarterly March 2013
Vol 2, Issue 4

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Emerging evidence suggests that omega-3 fatty acids may play a beneficial role in preservation of, and increases in, skeletal muscle mass. This is of particular relevance to the elderly who display age-related declines in muscle mass and function.

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