Problem

Inadequate dietary boron

Nature:

Boron is a naturally occurring trace element that is believed to play a role in certain cellular processes involved in cancer protection, notably prostate cancer.

Background:

Boron is found in red wine, almonds, coffee, and certain fruits and nuts.

Broader Problems:
Metal deficient diets
Related Problems:
Boron as a pollutant
Aggravates:
Prostate cancer
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Date of last update
18.11.2013 – 15:44 CET