July 2, 2018

Irish Food Safety Authority Publishes Report On Restricting Levels Of Nutrients In Supplements

NEWS The Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI) has published a report recommending restricting maximum permitted levels for 21 of the 30 vitamins and minerals available […]
June 29, 2018

Annual Global Pharma Sales To Reach $1.5 Trillion By 2021

NEWS The worldwide pharmaceutical market is projected to grow from approximately $1.1 trillion in 2016 to $1.5 trillion in 2021. COMMENT The pharmaceutical industry portrays itself […]
June 27, 2018

Baking Soda Could Help Fight Inflammatory Diseases

NEWS New research suggests baking soda could help treat the inflammation that occurs in autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis. COMMENT As this study illustrates, there […]
June 27, 2018

Higher Levels Of Vitamin D Associated With Lower Risk Of Breast Cancer

NEWS A new study suggests that higher levels of vitamin D are associated with a lower risk of breast cancer.  COMMENT The World Health Organization (WHO) […]
June 25, 2018

Large International Study Links Vitamin D Levels To Colorectal Cancer Risk

NEWS A new study has found that higher circulating vitamin D concentrations are significantly associated with lower colorectal cancer risk.  COMMENT Worldwide, colorectal cancer is now […]
June 25, 2018

More Vitamin K Linked To Fewer Bone Fractures In Children

NEWS Increased levels of vitamin K are associated with lower rates of low-energy fracture incidence in children and adolescents, according to a new study that supports […]
June 22, 2018

Research Sheds Light On Benefits Of Carotenoids For Hearing

NEWS The benefits of carotenoids for vision are widely accepted and understood, but researchers are proposing that the same mechanism also leads to benefits for hearing. […]
June 22, 2018

Dying Man Goes To Court To Argue Monsanto Weed Killer Gave Him Cancer

NEWS A terminally ill cancer patient in the United States, who was formerly employed as a school groundskeeper, is testifying in court that working with Monsanto’s […]