Tag: fiber

Fiber: Edible portions of plant-based foods that are resistant to digestion. Soluble fiber dissolves in water and forms a gel, which slows digestion. Insoluble fiber does not dissolve in water; it adds bulk to the diet and speeds up the passage of food and waste.

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08/14/16
Whole grains, including brown rice, associated with lower premenopausal breast cancer risk
11/04/11
High consumption of lignan-rich foods may improve survival after breast cancer
08/19/11
High dietary fiber intake is associated with reduced breast cancer risk
04/26/11
Dietary fiber has weak influence on breast cancer prognosis
04/10/11
Dietary fiber can reduce inflammation in breast cancer survivors
01/23/11
Non-digestible carbohydrates reduce growth of estrogen-dependent breast cancer in mice
03/14/10
High intake of fat during adolescence associated with risk of premenopausal breast cancer

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