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. […]
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