January 18, 2023

Vitamin C Improves Respiratory Health Of Smoking Mothers’ Offspring

People who smoked during pregnancy and received vitamin C supplements gave birth to children with better airway function and a lower occurrence of wheezing at the age of five, compared to those who did not receive the vitamin, a recent clinical trial reports.
January 18, 2023

Fewer Cases Of Melanoma Observed Among People Taking Vitamin D Supplements

Fewer cases of melanoma were observed among regular users of vitamin D supplements than among non-users, a new study finds.
January 18, 2023

Vitamin D Improves Immune Response To Tuberculosis, Study Finds

A rare patient has made it possible for researchers to prove that vitamin D – the "sun vitamin" – helps the body fight tuberculosis.
January 18, 2023

Curcumin Supplementation May Reduce Post-Exercise Muscle Damage In Adolescent Athletes

Regular curcumin supplementation during exercise may relieve associated muscle soreness and fatigue in adolescent athletes, according to a recent study from researchers in Taiwan.
January 18, 2023

Carotenoids For Cognition: Study Suggests Link Between Intake And Brain Health

It was observed that better performances in cognitive function tests were associated with increased dietary intakes of alpha-carotene and beta-carotene, in a new cross-sectional study utilizing elderly participants from the Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES).
January 12, 2023

Dementia Risk Impacted By Vitamin D Status, Study Concludes

In a new study, people with a vitamin D deficiency were found to have a greater risk of all-cause dementia and Alzheimer’s dementia.