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 […]
March 15, 2018

Pesticides are not as safe as they’re claimed to be!

NEWS A lack of information on the effects of pesticide ingredients makes them appear safer than they actually are – potentially causing serious harm to people […]
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 […]