TITLE

Dietary supplements and asthma: another one bites the dust

AUTHOR(S)
Feary, Johanna; Britton, John
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Thorax;Jun2007, Vol. 62 Issue 6, p466
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the study of dietary supplements to control the symptoms of asthma. Vitamin C supplements, sodium restriction and fish oil all had negative results in the clinical trials. However, studies conducted in New Zealand and Great Britain found a link between low dietary selenium supplementation and an increased risk of asthma.
ACCESSION #
25471926

 

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