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Broccoli may fight prostate cancer

July 1, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
A new study shows broccoli may have positive effects for men dealing with prostate cancer.The United Kingdom's Institute of Food Research studied men who ate just over a cup of broccoli each week. Researchers compared broccoli-eating men to men who ate the same amount of peas each week. After a year, doctors found tissue changes in the men who ate broccoli. The changes may suggest a reduction in prostate cancer risk.

Experts say further research is needed.


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