March 21, 2018

Low levels of vitamin B12 may worsen Parkinson’s disease

NEWS A study of patients with early Parkinson’s disease found that groups with lower levels of vitamin B12 faced on average a more rapid acceleration of […]
March 20, 2018

Vitamin D may help prevent heart failure after heart attack

NEWS New research has shown how vitamin D may help protect heart tissue and prevent heart failure after a heart attack. COMMENT Tens of millions of […]
March 20, 2018

Iodine deficiency: No longer just a third-world issue, warns study

NEWS The re-emergence of iodine deficiency in some industrialized countries has raised concerns over the public health implications and the need for fortification or supplementation programs. […]
March 19, 2018

Healthy vitamin D status lowers risk of death in people with heart disease

NEWS People with cardiovascular disease could slash their risk of death by 30% by ensuring a healthy vitamin D status, new research from Norway suggests. COMMENT […]