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Posted by: grysie | 2006/07/19

Vitamin A versus smokers

I am told Vitamin A should be avoided as I am a smoker.

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This does not make sense - It has been found that smoking induces vitamin A deficiency. When the lung content of vitamin A is low emphysema, amongst others, may develop.

*Baybutt, Journal of Nutrition (Vols. 130 and 133)

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