Citrus May Lower Women's Stroke Risk

Study finds some women who eat foods with flavanones have reduced stroke risk.
1:04 | 02/23/12

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An apple a day may keep the doctor away but -- orange or some -- -- may do more to lower the risk of a stroke in women. Plants vegetables dark chocolate and red wine are rich sources of a class of compounds known as -- -- A new study shows women who consume large amounts of certain kinds of -- Benoit may reduce their chance of having a stroke. Researchers studied more than 69000. Women to see -- -- consumption of six specific types of late annoyed. Affected their risk of stroke. They did not find a connection between overall total -- -- intake and stroke risk but they didn't find. That women who ate lots of one particular kind of -- -- -- found in sift -- from. -- and 19%. Lower risk of blood -- totally throw. Because commercial. Uses are high in sugar researchers recommend women who want to consume more -- reach for an orange or grapefruit. With this medical minute I'm doctor Timothy Johnson.

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