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Vitamins C, E may not reduce cancer risk

December 10, 2008 9:28:19 AM PST
There's disappointing health news for people popping vitamin C and E to prevent cancer.A study suggests that neither reduces the risk for prostate cancer, or total cancer, in men.

Researchers at Harvard conducted a large, 10-year trial on men in middle age and older. They found no correlation between the vitamins and cancer prevention.

More information on the study is available in the Journal of the American Medical Association.


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