Study Shows Increased Prostate Cancer Risk from Vitamin E Supplements

More and more evidence is showing that supplements will never have what whole food has, a complete profile of symbiotic nutritients. Isolating them has continuously been found to cause health issues.

ScienceDaily (Oct. 11, 2011) — Men who took 400 international units (I.U.) of vitamin E daily had more prostate cancers compared to men who took a placebo, according to an updated review of data from the Selenium and Vitamin E Cancer Prevention Trial (SELECT). The findings showed that, per 1,000 men, there were 76 prostate cancers in men who took only vitamin E supplements, vs. 65 in men on placebo over a seven-year period, or 11 more cases of prostate cancer per 1,000 men. This represents a 17 percent increase in prostate cancers relative to those who took a placebo. This difference was statistically significant and therefore is not likely due to chance.
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/10/111011163049.htm

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