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

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

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 […]