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  1. Vitamin A (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... your body needs to grow and develop normally. Vitamin A plays a role in your: Vision Bone growth Reproduction Cell functions Immune system Vitamin A is an antioxidant. It can come from plant ...
  2. Beta-carotene belongs to a group of colored pigments called carotenoids. It's converted to vitamin A in the body and found in many fruits and vegetables. Beta-carotene and other red, orange, and yellow pigments called ...
  3. The beta-carotene test measures the level of beta-carotene in the blood. ... Beta-carotene is found in certain foods. It breaks down to become vitamin A in the body. Your ...
  4. Lung Cancer Prevention From the National Institutes of Health (National Cancer Institute)  
    National Cancer Institute ... From the National Institutes of Health ... Lung Cancer/Prevention and Risk Factors ... Lung Cancer ... Lung cancer prevention approaches include ...
  5. ... most common type of pro-vitamin A is beta-carotene. Vitamin A is also available in dietary supplements. ... retinyl acetate or retinyl palmitate (preformed vitamin A), beta-carotene (provitamin A) or a combination of preformed and ...
  6. Vitamin A From the National Institutes of Health (National Institutes of Health, Office of Dietary Supplements)  
    ... A carotenoid in foods and dietary supplements is beta-carotene . How much vitamin A do I need? The ... retinyl acetate or retinyl palmitate (preformed vitamin A), beta-carotene (provitamin A), or a combination of preformed and ...
  7. Vitamin A is used as a dietary supplement when the amount of vitamin A in the diet is not enough. People most at risk for vitamin A deficiency are those with a limited variety of ...
  8. ... this vitamin. Some people take vitamin A and beta carotene supplements in the belief it will help prevent ...
  9. ... the retina, which allows vision in dim light. Beta carotene, the precursor to vitamin A found in vegetables, has antioxidant properties, which means ...
  10. The vitamin A test measures the level of vitamin A in the blood. ... if you have too much or too little vitamin A in your blood. (These conditions are uncommon in ...
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