TITLE

Fish reduces heart attack risk for men: Study

PUB. DATE
April 1997
SOURCE
Jet;04/28/97, Vol. 91 Issue 23, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces that men who eat two servings of fish per week have a lower risk of heart attack than men who eat red meat. Comments by Martha Daviglus, study author; Details of the study; What other studies suggest.
ACCESSION #
9705026064

 

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