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Beta-Carotene / ß-Carotene is an organic compound and classified as a terpenoid. It is a strongly-coloured red-orange pigment abundant in plants and fruits.
Multivitamin use may protect men from cancer

Multivitamin use may protect men from cancer

Eating tomatoes associated with reduced risk of stroke

Eating tomatoes associated with reduced risk of stroke

Serum-concentration of antioxidants is significantly lower in patients with mild dementia

Serum-concentration of antioxidants is significantly lower in patients with mild dementia

Study finds genetically modified rice good source of vitamin A for malnourished children

Study finds genetically modified rice good source of vitamin A for malnourished children

Link between physical fitness and iron or vitamin status in adolescents

Link between physical fitness and iron or vitamin status in adolescents

Beta-carotene safe to use during radiation therapy for prostate cancer

Beta-carotene safe to use during radiation therapy for prostate cancer

Longer life expectancy for women in their 70’s who exercise and eat a healthy diet

Longer life expectancy for women in their 70’s who exercise and eat a healthy diet

Link between dietary supplements and increased risk of cancer

Link between dietary supplements and increased risk of cancer

Foods rich in omega-3 fatty acids linked with lower blood beta-amyloid levels

Foods rich in omega-3 fatty acids linked with lower blood beta-amyloid levels

Beta-carotene-derived molecules have opposite effect in the body

Beta-carotene-derived molecules have opposite effect in the body

Scientist develops a way to encase nutraceuticals in food-based products

Scientist develops a way to encase nutraceuticals in food-based products

Soy isoflavone supplements do not reduce breast cancer cell proliferation

Soy isoflavone supplements do not reduce breast cancer cell proliferation

Elevated blood lead levels put smokers at higher risk for renal cell carcinoma

Elevated blood lead levels put smokers at higher risk for renal cell carcinoma

Red wine and dark chocolate are the real food of love

Red wine and dark chocolate are the real food of love

VitaYeast project to curb global malnutrition

VitaYeast project to curb global malnutrition

Multivitamin supplements no panacea for women: Study

Multivitamin supplements no panacea for women: Study

Dietary supplements may increase risk of mortality in older women

Dietary supplements may increase risk of mortality in older women

Eating potatoes good for lowering blood pressure, also no weight gain

Eating potatoes good for lowering blood pressure, also no weight gain

Abbott announces research confirming presence of lutein in key regions of the infant brain

Abbott announces research confirming presence of lutein in key regions of the infant brain

Healthy diet, antioxidants, critical nutrients and activities may provide the foundation to youthful living

Healthy diet, antioxidants, critical nutrients and activities may provide the foundation to youthful living