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Supplements offer no clear disease protection: study

Matt Rourke/ASSOCIATED PRESS People taking vitamin and mineral supplements to boost their health did not demonstrate a lower risk of heart disease or cancer over time, a government panel found. But other experts say the pills can still help fill in nutritional gaps. There is little evidence that vitamin and mineral supplements protect people from cancer and heart problems, according ...

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Supplements offer no clear disease protection: study

Matt Rourke/ASSOCIATED PRESS People taking vitamin and mineral supplements to boost their health did not demonstrate a lower risk of heart disease or cancer over time, a government panel found. But other experts say the pills can still help fill in nutritional gaps. There is little evidence that vitamin and mineral supplements protect people from cancer and heart problems, according ...

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Hospitals more dangerous in July only for sickest: study

Alvis Upitis/Getty Images Getting hospitalized in July shouldn’t concern most people, according to a study and accompanying editorial published in the journal Circulation. Rumor has it the worst time and place to be sick is in a teaching hospital in July, when new doctors-in-training enter the wards and others are promoted. A new study of heart attack patients shows this ...

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