Published in Clinical Oncology Week, February 13th, 2006
According to a study from the United States, "Inconsistent findings from observational studies have continued the controversy over the effects of dietary fiber on colorectal cancer. [The study's objective was] to evaluate the association between dietary fiber intake and risk of colorectal cancer."
"From 13 prospective cohort studies included in the Pooling Project of Prospective Studies of Diet and Cancer, 725,628 men and women were followed up for 6 to 20 years across studies. Study- and sex-specific relative risks (RRs) were estimated with the Cox proportional...
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