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Rethinking Anti-oxidants: Are We On The Right Track?

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August 15, 2005
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A leading researcher at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) points out that there is little convincing evidence that dietary antioxidant supplements such as vitamin E prevent heart disease, despite claims to the contrary. Instead there has been a surprise finding, which relates to a synthetic antioxidant.

A leading researcher at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) points out that there is little convincing evidence that dietary antioxidant supplements such as vitamin E prevent heart disease, despite claims to the contrary.


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