July 2, 2020

Vitamin A May Help Treat Early Vision Loss In Diabetes

New research suggests people with diabetes may be deficient in vitamin A, and that treatment with this micronutrient could improve early vision loss in the condition.
June 19, 2020

Multi-Ethnic Study Suggests Vitamin K May Offer Protective Health Benefits In Older Age

A new, multi-ethnic study found older adults with low vitamin K levels were more likely to die within 13 years compared to those whose vitamin K levels were adequate.
June 19, 2020

A Good Vitamin D Status Can Protect Against Cancer

A good vitamin D status is beneficial both in cancer prevention and in the prognosis of several cancers, according to a new research review.
June 12, 2020

New Test For Rare Disease Identifies Children Who May Benefit From Nutritional Supplement

A new lab test can identify which children with CAD deficiency, a rare neurometabolic disorder, are likely to benefit from a nutritional supplement containing uridine. One of the five standard nucleosides which make up DNA and RNA, uridine has dramatically improved the lives of other children with the condition.
June 12, 2020

Doctors In Netherlands Find Link Between Coronavirus Complications And Lack Of Vitamin K

Doctors in the Netherlands say there appears to be a relationship between serious coronavirus complications and patients with a low level of vitamin K.
June 11, 2020

Choline Supplements May Help Pregnant Women Reduce Effects Of Coronavirus On Their Babies

Pregnant women who take supplements containing choline, a B vitamin, may reduce the negative impact of viral respiratory infections such as the coronavirus on their babies, say American researchers.
June 5, 2020

Clinic In Florida To Study Vitamin C And Zinc As Treatments For Coronavirus

Researchers at Cleveland Clinic Florida are to test whether vitamin C and zinc help reduce the likelihood of a newly diagnosed coronavirus patient being hospitalized. They say they also want to see if the micronutrients can reduce the severity and duration of symptoms.
June 5, 2020

Officials In Southern India To Give Vitamin C & Zinc Tablets To Elderly & Disabled To Help Fight Coronavirus

Vitamin C and zinc tablets are to be distributed to elderly and disabled people in Madurai, India, to help them build immunity against the coronavirus.