October 19, 2017

Extra Iron Reduces Later Aggressive Behavior In Low Birth-Weight Babies

NEWS Supplementing low birth-weight babies with iron may help prevent behavioral problems at school age, suggests a recent study in Pediatric Research. COMMENT An inadequate intake […]
October 18, 2017

Study Shows Vitamin D Supplements Protect Against Severe Asthma Attacks

NEWS A new study suggests asthma patients could halve their risk of suffering a severe attack simply by taking a vitamin D supplement. COMMENT While evidence […]
October 17, 2017

Blood-Thinning Drugs Associated With Increased Risk Of Complications From Blood In Urine

NEWS Use of blood-thinning drugs among older adults is associated with higher rates of complications related to the presence of blood in urine, including emergency department […]
October 17, 2017

Multivitamins In Pregnancy May Be Linked To Lower Autism Risk In Children

NEWS Taking multivitamins during early pregnancy may be associated with a reduced risk of autism spectrum disorder in children compared with mothers who do not take […]