Can Fish Oil Decrease Your Pain?

  • April 21, 2012

You may have heard of the many benefits of fish oil, and you may be wondering if you should be taking it. If you have any type of inflammatory condition, including, but not limited to: joint pain, neck pain, low back pain, a herniated or bulging disc, or arthritis, fish oil is right for you.

In a study performed at the University of Pittsburgh, 250 osteoarthritis patients were given fish oil for 75 days. 60% of the patients stated their joint pain improved, 80% were satisfied with their results and 88% continued taking the supplement after the study concluded.

For any further questions, consult Dr. Erica Vislobokova, D.C. at Azul Wellness in Brickell.

 

The original article can be viewed at: http://www.surgicalneurology-online.com/article/S0090-3019%2805%2900774-3/abstract

Author Info

Dr. Erica Vislobokova, D.C.