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Could whole grains, dietary fiber be associated with lower risk of liver cancer?

February 21, 2019

Bottom Line: This study used data for participants followed-up for 24 years as part of two well-known study groups to examine the association between whole grain and dietary fiber intake with the risk of hepatocellular carcinoma, a predominant form of liver cancer.

Authors: Xuehong Zhang, M.D., Sc.D., of Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, and coauthors

(doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2018.7159)

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