December 14, 2018

University Of Iowa Cancer Center Receives $9.7 Million Grant To Study Vitamin C As Cancer Treatment

NEWS Researchers at the University of Iowa Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center (UIHC) in the United States have received a $9.7 million five-year grant from the U.S. […]
December 13, 2018

Link Confirmed Between Schizophrenia And Neonatal Vitamin D Deficiency

NEWS Newborns with vitamin D deficiency have an increased risk of schizophrenia later in life, a team of Australian and Danish researchers has reported. COMMENT The […]
December 12, 2018

Vitamin D Deficiency Associated With Significantly Increased Risk Of Depression

NEWS A new study has shown that older adults who are deficient invitamin D have a significantly increased risk of developing depression. COMMENT The finding of […]
December 11, 2018

Will The U.S. Opioid Epidemic Spread To Mexico?

NEWS An opioid epidemic appears to be looming in Mexico as pharmaceutical companies push addictive prescription drugs on the aging population to offset crackdowns on prescriptions in the […]
December 9, 2018

New Study Finds Statin Drugs Are ‘Overprescribed’

NEWS A new study published in the British Medical Journal confirms that cholesterol-lowering statin drugs are overprescribed for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease. COMMENT The publication […]
December 8, 2018

Swedish Supreme Court Overrules National Food Agency’s Vitamin D Ban

NEWS The Swedish Supreme Administrative Court has overruled a decision by the country’s local government that prohibited sales of vitamin D supplements, declaring the ban to […]
December 7, 2018

Judge Confirms Pharma Firms Push Deadly Addictive Drugs, But Claims They Aren’t Drug Dealers

NEWS Sure, Big Pharma pushes deadly, addictive drugs onto Tennessee’s streets, but that doesn’t make them drug dealers, a judge in the United States says. COMMENT […]
December 6, 2018

Drug Chief Says Sustainability Of Greek Pharma Industry Now At Threat

NEWS The Greek pharmaceutical industry has reached its limits due to the burdens imposed on it by the country’s government during the financial crisis, Greek pharma […]