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Health Benefits of Fish
Some fish, like salmon and herring, have a lot of good,
healthy fats called omega-3 fatty acids.
Did you know that the Eat Safe Fish Guide (Michigan Fish Advisory) considers 8 ounces of fish to be the same as one meal? So by eating fish just once a week while following the Eat Safe Fish Guide (Michigan Fish Advisory) 'Eat Safe Fish' guidelines, you will get your health benefits with very little risk!
Learn more about the health benefits of fish:
American Heart Association
US FDA & USDA
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