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Antioxidants – the case for fruit and vegetables in the diet

Antioxidants – the case for fruit and vegetables in the diet Compelling chemical, biochemical, clinical and epidemiological evidence supports the view that the antioxidant nutrients exert vital contributions towards the prevention or delayed onset of cancer and cardiovascular disease. The presence of antioxidants in fruit, vegetables, tea and red wine may help to explain why their presence in the diet is associated with reduced incidence of heart disease and cancer. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png British Food Journal Emerald Publishing

Antioxidants – the case for fruit and vegetables in the diet

British Food Journal , Volume 97 (9): 6 – Oct 1, 1995

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Publisher
Emerald Publishing
Copyright
Copyright © 1995 MCB UP Ltd. All rights reserved.
ISSN
0007-070X
DOI
10.1108/00070709510100163
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Abstract

Compelling chemical, biochemical, clinical and epidemiological evidence supports the view that the antioxidant nutrients exert vital contributions towards the prevention or delayed onset of cancer and cardiovascular disease. The presence of antioxidants in fruit, vegetables, tea and red wine may help to explain why their presence in the diet is associated with reduced incidence of heart disease and cancer.

Journal

British Food JournalEmerald Publishing

Published: Oct 1, 1995

Keywords: Cancer; Cardiovascular disease; Carotenoids; Flavonoids; Vitamin C; Vitamin E

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