TITLE

News Bites

PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Tufts University Health & Nutrition Letter;Sep2009, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs related to health and nutrition research in the U.S. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) funded a clinical trial to find definite evidence which supports that vitamin D and omega-3 fatty acid prevent cancer, heart disease and stroke. Another study suggests that low-calories intake could promote longevity. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) claims that selenium supplements could reduce the risk of bladder, prostate and thyroid cancer.
ACCESSION #
44052810

 

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