Vitamins Don't Slow Development of Cardiovascular Disease in High-Risk Women

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Vitamins and Heart Disease

Antioxidant vitamins and folic acid didn't slow the development of cardiovascular disease among high-risk women in two long-running, randomized trials, researchers reported today at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions 2006.

Results of the Women's Antioxidant and Folic Acid Cardiovascular Study (WAFACS) were presented today in a late-breaking clinical trials session.

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