June 20, 2018

Vitamin C Trialed As Life-Saving Treatment For Intensive Care Patients With Sepsis

NEWS Researchers at the University of Otago in Christchurch, New Zealand are teaming up with intensive care specialists to study whether intravenous infusions of vitamin C […]
June 18, 2018

Omega-3 Supplements For Kids May Reduce Aggressive Behavior

NEWS A new study has found omega-3 supplements may calm aggressive behavior in children. COMMENT Omega-3 is far from being the only micronutrient that has been […]
June 18, 2018

More Vitamin D For Kids Could Lead To Better Cholesterol Management

NEWS Higher blood levels of vitamin D may be linked to lower cholesterol levels in primary school children, according to a new Finnish study that backs […]
June 15, 2018

Monsanto Is No More: Its Name Will Disappear, But Not Its Products!

NEWS Bayer – a former member of the infamous IG Farben Cartel – has completed its $63 billion purchase of Monsanto, a company best known for […]
June 15, 2018

Vitamin B3 Has Positive Effect On Damaged Nerve Cells In Parkinson’s Disease

NEWS A team of researchers from Germany is reporting that nicotinamide riboside – a form of vitamin B3 – may offer a possible treatment for Parkinson’s […]
June 14, 2018

Low-income mothers in the United States aren’t getting enough folate

NEWS A majority of poor women in urban areas are still at risk of folic acid and folate deficiency, even with government-sanctioned mandatory fortifications, according to […]
June 13, 2018

New study admits many breast cancer patients don’t actually need chemotherapy after all!

NEWS A new study has conceded that the majority of women with the most common form of early-stage breast cancer can safely skip chemotherapy without hurting […]
June 11, 2018

New meta-analysis supports role of vitamin D in improving infant growth

NEWS Vitamin D supplementation may reduce the risk of infants being small for gestational age and improve growth during infancy, according to a new meta-analysis. COMMENT […]