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September 23, 2022

Vitamin D Deficiency In Melanoma Patients Associated With Worse Overall Survival

Vitamin D levels affect overall survival for melanoma (skin cancer) patients, a new study presented at the 31st European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology Congress has shown.
September 23, 2022

Study Suggests Possible Link Between Artificial Sweeteners And Heart Disease

A large study of French adults published by The BMJ suggests a potential direct association between higher artificial sweetener consumption and increased cardiovascular disease risk, including heart attack and stroke.
September 23, 2022

B Vitamins Can Potentially Be Used To Treat Advanced Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

Scientists at Duke-NUS Medical School in Singapore have uncovered a mechanism that leads to an advanced form of fatty liver disease — and it turns out that vitamin B12 and folic acid supplements could reverse this process.
September 23, 2022

Daily Multivitamin May Improve Cognition And Protect Against Decline

New research shows that taking a daily supplement may improve cognition in older adults. In the study, researchers estimated that three years of multivitamin supplementation roughly translated to a 60 percent slowing of cognitive decline.
September 23, 2022

Major Covid Report Suggests Virus Could Have Leaked From A US Lab

The Lancet is facing a backlash after a major Covid-19 Commission report suggested the disease may have leaked from a laboratory in the United States.
September 14, 2022

Proximity To Fracking Sites Associated With Risk Of Childhood Cancer

Pennsylvania children living near unconventional oil and gas developments at birth were two to three times more likely to be diagnosed with leukemia between the ages of 2 and 7 than those who did not live near this oil and gas activity, a novel study from the Yale School of Public Health finds.