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October 7, 2022

Cystic Fibrosis Patients Can Benefit From Vitamin Supplements

Cystic fibrosis patients who supplement their diet with vitamin C can also derive greater benefit from another antioxidant, vitamin E, resulting in a reduction in damaging inflammation, a study led by Oregon State University suggests.
October 7, 2022

Omega-3 Fatty Acids Are Associated With Increased Attention Scores In Adolescents

Docosahexaenoic acid is associated with a greater capacity for selective and sustained attention in adolescents, according to a new study.
October 7, 2022

Review Supports Zinc’s Anti-Viral Activity, Potential For COVID-19

Zinc is an essential trace mineral involved in modulating human immune responses and may prove to be an important therapeutic agent for viral infections, such as COVID-19, say the authors of a recent review.
October 7, 2022

Majority Of Pregnant Dutch Women Have Inadequate Selenium & Iodine

Dutch researchers are calling for increased intakes and potential supplementation for women planning a pregnancy after a new analysis revealed that this group had inadequate iodine status and insufficient selenium intakes.
October 7, 2022

Coenzyme Q10 May Reduce Fatigue

Coenzyme Q10 supplementation may offer significant fatigue-alleviating effects for patients with chronic fatigue syndrome and for healthy individuals, according to a recent meta-analysis of 13 randomized control trials.
September 30, 2022

School Age Children More Likely To Be Hit By Lightning Than Die Of Coronavirus

Schoolchildren under the age of 15 are more likely to be hit by lightning than die from coronavirus, new figures suggest.