March 15, 2018

Regular doses of vitamin D could lower your risk of cancer

NEWS Regular doses of vitamin D could lower the risk of developing cancer, new research suggests. COMMENT Little by little, mainstream scientists and the mass media […]
March 14, 2018

Physicist and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis sufferer Stephen Hawking dies aged 76

NEWS World renowned physicist Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76. At the age of 22 he was given only a few years to […]
March 14, 2018

Vitamin D deficiency affects children’s risk for severe forearm fractures

NEWS Children who are vitamin D deficient have a greater risk of having more severe forearm fractures requiring surgical treatment, according to a new study presented […]
March 13, 2018

Why vitamin supplements that look like sweets may do more harm than good

NEWS Vitamin supplements that look like sweets are often known as ‘vitamin gummies’. They are frequently packed with sugar and contain lower levels of nutrients than […]
March 13, 2018

Vitamin D: Getting extra sun in August and September could help prevent flu

NEWS A new scientific paper from the United States suggests that getting more rays of sunlight – and therefore vitamin D – could help prevent flu. […]
March 12, 2018

Omega fatty acid supplements may improve autism in preterm toddlers

NEWS A study recently published in the Journal of Nutrition found that omega fatty acid supplements may improve autism spectrum disorder symptoms in toddlers who were born […]
March 12, 2018

Taking the right amount of vitamin D reduces mortality

NEWS A new study from the University of Bergen in Norway concludes that taking the right amount of vitamin D substantially reduces the risk of death. […]
March 11, 2018

What the Monsanto Papers tell us about corporate science

NEWS The Monsanto Papers are a treasure trove of internal documents slowly released since March 2017 as part of a US lawsuit by cancer victims against Monsanto over […]
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