Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, March 4th, 2008
Previous studies had suggested that vitamin E might improve the immune system. In animal studies vitamin E seemed to protect against various infections.
Harri Hemila and Jaakko Kaprio, of the University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland, studied whether vitamin E supplementation might decrease the risk of tuberculosis. They analyzed the data of the randomized trial (Alpha-Tocopherol...
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