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Antioxidants may not be worth their salt in preventing cancer

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WASHINGTON—To decrease your risk of cancer, don’t count on antioxidant supplements, a panel of researchers said here at the annual meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research. But assessing antioxidants’ role (and that of many other dietary supplements) in preventing disease has been notoriously difficult. Antioxidants, such as vitamin C, vitamin E, beta carotene, [...]

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