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In a series of brief essays with a wide diversity of supporting data, the author argues persuasively for the hypothesis that cancer is caused by soil deficiency in respect to specific minerals, by deficiencies in the mineral content of drinking water and by excess impurities therein, and by certain food additives. The style of presentation is not what is usually expected in scientific treatises. Statements are made in a provocative manner and relationships are propounded when the supporting data are scanty and the total effect claimed is relatively insignificant. Nevertheless, all serious investigators of the etiology of cancer will certainly
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Soil, Grass and Cancer: Health of Animals and Men Is Linked to the Mineral Balance of the Soil.. Ann Intern Med. 1960;52:1371–1372. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-52-6-1371
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1960;52(6):1371-1372.
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