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 […]
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. […]
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