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Can eating certain hard cheeses help prevent cancer?

William W. Li, MD
Internal Medicine
There are some hard cheeses, including Swiss, Gouda and Jarlsberg, that can actually prevent cancer. In this video, disease prevention specialist William Li, MD, explains how these hard cheeses work to prevent cancer, and how much you should eat.

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