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Folate and B12 May Have Correcting Effects on DNA damage in Peripheral Blood Lymphocytes

Posted July 23, 2013

A controlled study of 156 volunteers without history of cancer found that dietary supplementation with folate and vitamin B12 based on MTHFR genotypes could protect the genome from damage and benefit genome health.

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Topical Antioxidant Complex May Protect Against Ultraviolet-Induced Photo Damage in Women

Posted July 12, 2013

In a controlled study involving 12 healthy female Chinese subjects, a topical antioxidant complex containing vitamins C and E and ferulic acid was found to have potential photoprotective effects against ssUVR-induced acute photodamage in human skin.

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Vitamin E May Protect Salivary Glands from Effects of Radiation Damage

Posted June 12, 2013

In a randomized, controlled study involving 36 patients with differentiated thyroid carcinoma, supplementation with vitamin E prior to surgery (n=19) was found to be associated with significant protection of the salivary glands from the effects of radiation therapy, as compared to the control group (n=17).

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Dark Beer Brews More Iron

Posted April 30, 2012

According to a new Spanish study published in the Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, dark beer contains the highest of free iron concentrations than pale and non-alcoholic beers, possibly warranting its participation as an essential element in the human diet.

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