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Inverse associations between plasma lycopene and other carotenoids and prostate cancer.

Low prostate cancer risk is associated with high plasma levels of lycopene, lutein, zeaxanthin, and beta-cryptoxanthin.

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Association among dietary flavonoids, flavonoid subclasses, and ovarian cancer risk: a meta-analysis.

Ovarian cancer is less likely to occur in women who regularly consume diets rich in flavonoids.

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Dietary carotenoids and risk of coronary artery disease in women.

Regular consumption of high carotenoid diets, especially those rich in alpha-carotene and beta-carotene, may significantly cut down coronary artery disease (CAD) risk in women.

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Greater whole grain intake is associated with lower risk of type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and weight gain.

High intakes of whole grains and dietary fibers may confer significant protection against the development of cardiovascular disease, type 2 diabetes, and obesity.

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Cholesterol, coronary heart disease, and stroke: a review of published evidence from observational studies and randomized controlled trials.

Low intake of cholesterol and saturated fats may cut down coronary heart disease and stroke risk.

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Long-term effects of ad-libitum low-fat, high-carbohydrate diets on body weight and serum lipid in overweight subjects with metabolic syndrome.

High consumption of low-fat, high complex carbohydrate diets is associated with healthy weight and lipid profile in overweight metabolic syndrome patients.

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Soybean products and reduction of breast cancer risk: a case-control study in Japan.

High intake of diets rich in soy foods and isoflavones may contribute positively to the prevention of breast cancer in premenopausal Japanese women.

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Adolescent and adult soy food intake and breast cancer risk: results from the Shanghai Women’s Health Study.

Increased consumption of diets high in soy foods may cut down the risk of developing breast cancer in adolescent and premenopausal Chinese females.

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Prospective study of cohort of soy food consumption and risk of bone fracture among postmenopausal women.

Generous intake of soy foods and isoflavones may contribute positively to the prevention of bone fracture in postmenopausal women.

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Dietary phytoestrogens and breast cancer risk.

High intake of phytoestrogen-rich foods, such as isoflavones and lignans, may have little or no effect on breast cancer risk in Western women.

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Dietary carotenoids and risk of breast cancer in Chinese women.

High consumption of diets rich in lycopene, beta-carotene, beta-cryptoxanthin, and total caroteinoids may diminish breast cancer development risk in Chinese women.

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Dietary beta-carotene intake and the risk of epithelial ovarian cancer: a meta-analysis of 3,782 subjects from 5 observation studies.

Increased consumption of diets high in beta-carotenes may significantly cut down epithelial ovarian cancer risk.

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