TITLE

Vitamins C and E fail cardio tests

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Active Living;Jan2009, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
36116359

 

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