TITLE

Doubts about bran

PUB. DATE
January 1995
SOURCE
Medical Update;Jan95, Vol. 18 Issue 7, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the health benefits of eating bran. Importance of fiber in diets; Disadvantages of using bran as a treatment for inflammatory bowel diseases.
ACCESSION #
9502092600

 

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