March 7, 2018

Researchers find low magnesium levels make vitamin D ineffective

NEWS A review published in The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association found that vitamin D can’t be metabolized without sufficient levels of magnesium. COMMENT The finding of […]
March 6, 2018

Poor vitamin D status linked to increased risk of anemia

NEWS Researchers in Iran found that children with low vitamin D status had up to three times increased risk of anemia compared to children with sufficient […]
March 5, 2018

Ten Greek politicians allegedly linked to drug company bribery scandal

NEWS In Greece, the Supreme Court’s Public Prosecution Office is to submit a case file to the Greek Parliament concerning an ongoing probe into charges that […]
March 4, 2018

UK government health secretary admits drug errors cause ‘appalling harm and deaths’

NEWS Jeremy Hunt, the UK government health secretary, has admitted that drug errors in England cause ‘appalling harm and deaths’. COMMENT Evidence suggests that errors in […]
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