New research shows vitamin D could lower risk of colorectal cancer

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There’s new evidence that Vitamin D might protect against Colorectal Cancer.

Researchers at the American Cancer Society, Harvard and the National Cancer Institute pulled together data on more than 12-thousand people.

Those who had higher than recommended blood levels of Vitamin D had a lower risk of developing Colon Cancer. 

And those with a Vitamin D deficiency were more likely to be diagnosed with the disease.

Doctors say it’s too soon to start recommending taking Vitamin D for anything other than *bone health* and more research is required.

The American Cancer Society predicts more than 140-thousand new cases of Colorectal Cancer will be diagnosed this year.

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