The data obtained for moisture content, beta carotene
content and bioaccessibility were analyzed using Stata statistical software (Stata Corporation, Texas, and USA).
The investigators concluded that "an above-median intake of the combination of vitamins C and E, beta carotene
, and zinc was associated with a 35 percent lower risk of incident AMD.
Peto R, Doll R, Buckley JD (1981) Can dietary beta carotene
materially reduce human cancer rates.
The teams also measured lutein and beta carotene
in each person's blood.
The researchers concluded that for healthy women beta carotene
produces neither benefit nor harm for risk of cancer or cardiovascular disease.
We understand this beta carotene
is available in a selection of formulations to suit individual application and process requirements.
One study involving nearly 30,000 participants recorded 18 per cent more lung cancers and eight per cent more overall deaths in smokers taking beta carotene
It is a gold mine of beta carotene
with the squash and carrots and also contains calcium and minerals from the yogurt and lots of vitamin C from the fresh lime juice.
There is, however, still no conclusive evidence that beta carotene
is itself responsible for the decreased rates of cancer in persons with vegetable-rich diets.
Paul Knekt of the Social Insurance Institution, Helsinki, reported recently on studies supporting the hypothesis that foods rich in vitamin C, vitamin E, and beta carotene
may help prevent cancer.
Softgel Combines Strongest Ocean Spray Cranberry Extract with Vitamin C, Beta Carotene
and Selenium in Low Calorie2 Formula that Offers Maximum Urinary Tract Support
Supplementation with beta carotene
markedly reduces the likelihood of sunburn, according to a recent review of the literature.