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December, 09, 2013
The omega-3 fatty acid docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) is a major component of brain tissues. A study of patients with mild Alzheimer's disease found that taking a supplement high in DHA for six months raised levels of DHA in the cerebral spinal fluid. This indicated increased DHA levels in the brain. There also were indications that disease progression was slowed.
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