March 25, 2020

Vitamin D Boosts Chances Of Walking After Hip Fracture

NEWS Senior citizens who are not vitamin D deficient have a better chance of walking after hip fracture surgery, according to a new study. COMMENT A […]
March 13, 2020

Study Finds Athletes Who Play Indoor Sports At Risk Of Vitamin D Deficiency

NEWS College athletes participating in indoor sports, especially African Americans, might be vitamin D deficient and put themselves at risk of injury or poor performance according […]
March 13, 2020

Fish Oil Supplements Linked To Lower Risk Of Heart Disease And Death

NEWS An analysis of data from the UK suggests that regular use of fish oil supplements may be linked to a lower risk of death and […]
March 5, 2020

Low Folate Levels Linked To Raised Risk Of Death From Cardiovascular Disease In Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients

NEWS Decreased folate levels in the bloodstream are associated with an increased risk of death from cardiovascular disease in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, finds a new […]
February 27, 2020

New Study Confirms Natural Approaches To Lyme Disease May Be More Effective Than Antibiotics

NEWS A new study has confirmed that natural approaches to Lyme disease may be more effective than treatment with antibiotics. COMMENT The results of this new […]
February 27, 2020

Vitamin D Deficiency Linked To Back Pain In Postmenopausal Women

NEWS Vitamin D deficiency may lead to greater back pain in postmenopausal women, according to a study published in the journal of The North American Menopause […]
February 20, 2020

Vitamin E Is Safe And Effective For Treating Fatty Liver Disease In HIV Patients

NEWS A type of fatty liver disease that commonly affects patients with HIV can be safely treated with vitamin E, a new study has found. COMMENT […]
February 20, 2020

Vitamin C May Shorten Time On Mechanical Ventilation In Critically Ill Hospital Patients

NEWS In five controlled trials involving 471 critically ill patients requiring mechanical ventilation for over 10 hours, vitamin C shortened necessary ventilation time by an average […]