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Vitamin C can target and kill cancer stem cells, study shows

Vitamin C has some cancer-fighting abilities.

Cancer is the second leading cause of death and disease worldwide, accounting for almost 9 million deaths in 2015, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).

The global number of new cases of cancer are expected to grow by around 70 percent in the next 20 years.

In the United States, the National Cancer Institute (NCI) estimate that almost 40 percent of U.S. men and women will have developed cancer at one point during their lives.

There are various treatment options available for cancer, but they are not always effective; most of them are toxic, and they tend to have a variety of side effects.

Read full article: Vitamin C can target and kill cancer stem cells, study shows – Medical News Today

Read Full Article: Vitamin C can target and kill cancer stem cells, study shows – Medical News Today

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