June 27, 2019

Increased Intake Of Fish Oil Proposed To Reduce Risk Of Colorectal Cancer

NEWS Increased dietary intake of fish oil, containing omega-3 fatty acids, has been proposed to reduce the risk of colorectal cancer. COMMENT Research conducted by scientists […]
June 20, 2019

Omega-3 Fatty Acid DHA May Help Manage ADHD

Six months of supplementation with high dose docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), an omega-3 fatty acid, may help children and adolescents with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
June 13, 2019

Low Vitamin K Status Linked To Higher Blood Pressure, Stiffer Arteries

Improving vitamin K status may boost cardiovascular health by reducing arterial stiffness and improving blood pressure, suggests a study from scientists in Belgium and The Netherlands.
June 11, 2019

Sunshine May Decrease Risk Of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

NEWS New research from Australia has found that children who spend half an hour a day outside in the sun reduce their risk of inflammatory bowel disease. […]
June 3, 2019

Study Finds Vitamin E And Physical Activity Linked To Better Cognitive Performance In Adolescents

NEWS Out of 120 school students analyzed by Saudi researchers, academic performance was higher for students classified as moderately or highly active physically. Serum levels of […]
May 29, 2019

Vitamin D Supplements Cut Risk Of Dying From Cancer

NEWS A new study has found that boosting vitamin D levels by taking a daily supplement could cut the risk of dying from cancer by 13 […]
May 28, 2019

Omega-3 Fatty Acids Linked To Better Artery Health

NEWS Increased levels of omega-3 fatty acids may be associated with less aortic calcification among men in the general population, with the effects seemingly driven by […]
May 24, 2019

Diabetes In Pregnancy Linked To Vitamin D Deficiency

NEWS Maternal vitamin D deficiency is associated with an increased risk for gestational diabetes, according to a new study. COMMENT With diabetes in pregnancy raising the […]