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Omega-6 fatty acids may help prevent heart disease

The higher the linoleic acid level in the body, the lower the risk of cardiovascular diseases, according to new study analysing nearly 70,000 people in 13 different countries. Linoleic acid is the most common polyunsaturated omega-6 fatty acid. The findings were published in Circulation.

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