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  1. Quote Originally Posted by Whacked View Post
    Good point. The study was rather WEAK!

    The study tries to suggest a correlation between egg consumption (no details really) and prostate cancer

    Men who consumed 2.5 or more eggs per week had an 81% increased risk of lethal prostate cancer compared to men who consumed less than 0.5 eggs per week
    Which is what the first article you posted focused on. Right before that sentence though it says

    We also performed a case-only survival analysis to examine post-diagnostic consumption of these foods and risk of lethal prostate cancer among the 3,127 men initially diagnosed with non-metastatic prostate cancer during follow-up. In the incidence analysis, we observed 199 events during 306,715 person-years
    And this doesnt really strike me as something that would indicate a strong relationship between eggs and cancer

    "The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance." - Socrates

  2. Astute observations brother. Well done
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