Linoleic acid supplement may help slow weight gain in children

03/19/2010 | Reuters

Overweight and obese children who took a supplement containing conjugated linoleic acid for seven months gained less fat than those given a placebo. Researchers said additional studies are needed, however, because children taking CLA also had reductions in blood levels of HDL cholesterol and lesser gains in bone mass.

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