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February 19, 2019

Older Women In United States Three Times As Likely To Be Treated For Osteoporosis As Men

NEWS Older women in the United States are three times as likely to be treated for osteoporosis as men of the same age, according to research […]
February 18, 2019

Combined Vitamin D3 And Omega-3 Supplementation May Have Bone, Heart And Kidney Benefits

NEWS Supplementation with a combination of vitamin D3 and omega-3 may have multiple health benefits for pre-menopausal women with vitamin D deficiency, say Jordanian researchers. COMMENT […]
February 15, 2019

Pharma Company Used Rap Video To Push For Higher Doses & Sales Of Highly Addictive Opioid Drug

NEWS Employees at a drug company accused of bribing doctors rapped and danced around a person dressed as a bottle of fentanyl spray, a highly addictive […]
February 14, 2019

Exposure To Glyphosate Weed Killer Increases Risk Of Cancer By 41 Percent

NEWS A new scientific analysis of the cancer-causing potential of glyphosate, the most widely used weed killing chemical in the world, has found that people with high […]
February 13, 2019

Study Finds Too Many Older People Given Antidepressants

NEWS Doctors are giving too many older people antidepressants, researchers say in a new study. COMMENT Still unknown to most doctors, there is growing evidence that […]
February 12, 2019

Eating Organic For Just One Week Lowers Toxin Levels, Study Finds

NEWS A study carried out by researchers at the University of California at Berkley and the University of California at San Francisco has found that toxin […]
February 11, 2019

Vitamin D Helps Treat Lethal Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis

NEWS Vitamin D has been found to speed up the clearance of tuberculosis bacteria from the lungs of people with multi-drug resistant forms of the disease, […]
February 8, 2019

Vitamin And Mineral Deficiencies Increasing In The UK

NEWS Intakes of most vitamins and minerals have taken a nosedive in the UK over the past decade, leading to an increase in deficiencies of key […]
February 7, 2019

Study Shows Omega-3 Intakes Among Vulnerable Populations Are Well Below Recommended Levels

NEWS A new study has shown that intakes of omega-3 fatty acids across the U.S. population are lower than recommended intake levels. While the study demonstrates […]
February 6, 2019

New Study Confirms Vitamin C Lowers Blood Sugar Levels In Patients With Type 2 Diabetes

NEWS Confirming what other studies have shown for years now, Australian researchers have demonstrated that daily vitamin C supplements can lower elevated blood sugar levels in […]