Potential risks and benefits of phytoestrogen-rich diets.

  title={Potential risks and benefits of phytoestrogen-rich diets.},
  author={Aedin Cassidy},
  journal={International journal for vitamin and nutrition research. Internationale Zeitschrift fur Vitamin- und Ernahrungsforschung. Journal international de vitaminologie et de nutrition},
  volume={73 2},
  • Aedin Cassidy
  • Published 2003 in
    International journal for vitamin and nutrition…
Interest in the physiological role of bioactive compounds present in plants has increased dramatically over the last decade. Of particular interest in relation to human health are the class of compounds known as the phytoestrogens, which embody several groups of non-steroidal oestrogens including isoflavones & lignans that are widely distributed within the… CONTINUE READING