Chemoprevention refers to the use of prophylactic medications to prevent the development of cancer. Many studies of potential chemopreventatives, including nonster-

oidal anti-inflammatory drugs, retinoids, inhaled glucocorticoids, vitamin E, selenium, and green tea extracts, have been conducted, but none has been successful. Large randomized clinical trials have evaluated P-carotene and vitamin E as lung cancer che-mopreventative agents in high-risk patients (older smokers). Although vitamin E has no influence on lung cancer, the trials show that older people who smoke have a higher risk of developing and dying of lung cancer if they take a P-carotene supplement. Nonsmokers do not appear to have an altered risk of lung cancer with P-carotene consumption.11

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Did You Ever Thought You Could Quit Smoking And Live A Healthy Life? Here Are Some Life Saving Tips On How To Do It. Have you ever thought about quitting smoking, but either thought it was impossible or just simply wasn’t that important? Research shows that most smokers do want to quit smoking and they are waiting for that auspicious day eagerly.

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