Vitamins C and E fail cardio tests

January 2009
Active Living;Jan2009, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p26
The article presents a research on vitamins C and E in the U.S. The research shows that vitamin C and E do not help prevent cardiovascular disease in healthy, middle aged men. It reveals that vitamin C counters oxidative stress, which weakens bone, and also plays an important role in the formation of collagen, which comprises 90% of the bone matrix.


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