Despite the general low standard of responses to the recent Cochrane review on antioxidants and mortality, Holford characteristically manages to stand out from the crowd. Aside from errors already discussed on this site, Professor Patrick Holford of Teesside University makes a very striking error about antioxidant side effects: he claims that
“there are no known or reported short-term side effects of antioxidants”.
This is simply wrong, at a very basic level. Continue reading