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Old 11-17-2008, 05:15 PM
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Default Vitamins no help with heart disease.

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/11/18/he...ch/18nutr.html


Many people take vitamins C and E in hopes of reducing their risk for heart disease, and some research supports those hopes. But a large long-term trial has found that the supplements work no better than placebos.
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They will help you keep from getting a cold though.
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Actually it is reported that these vitamins may even assist cancer cells.
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That's I found surprising.... people just take things without thinking that there might be side effects.... or known effects of taking them....

Pills cannot solve all our problems!
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