Calcium and fiber intake is effective against colorectal cancer development

Does dietary calcium interact with dietary fiber against colorectal cancer? A case-control study in Central Europe.

This study assessed the effect of calcium and fiber intake on the risk of colorectal cancer. A questionnaire was administered to 1556 patients to evaluate dietary habits. The results showed that calcium and fiber intake was associated with a reduced risk of colon cancer. Further details can be found in the study.
Galas A, Augustyniak M, Sochacka-Tatara E. Does dietary calcium interact with dietary fiber against colorectal cancer? A case-control study in Central Europe. Nutr J. 2013 Oct 4;12:134.



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