February 17, 2021

Vitamin D Supplementation: Possible Gain In Life Years Combined With Healthcare Cost Savings

In a recent paper published in the Molecular Oncology journal, scientists at the German Cancer Research Center calculated that if all Germans over the age of 50 were to take vitamin D supplements, up to 30,000 cancer deaths per year could possibly be avoided and more than 300,000 years of life could be gained. In addition, healthcare costs could be saved.
February 12, 2021

Almost Three-Quarters Of Healthy Older Australians Use Natural Medicines

Almost 75 percent of healthy Australians aged over 70 years report using natural medicines either daily or occasionally, according to new research published in the Medical Journal of Australia.
February 12, 2021

More Vitamin C May Ease Bleeding Gums

A new systemic review and analysis of clinical trials has found that bleeding of the gums on gentle probing, called gingival bleeding tendency, and also bleeding in the eye, called retinal hemorrhaging, is associated with low vitamin C levels in the bloodstream.
February 12, 2021

UK Prime Minister Urged, ‘Look To Andalusia’s Vitamin D Use In Tackling COVID-19’

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been urged to follow the example of Andalusia and distribute vitamin D supplements to people most at risk of contracting COVID-19.
February 4, 2021

Mediterranean Diets Linked To Delayed Onset Of Parkinson’s Disease

New research from the University of British Columbia in Canada has added to a growing body of evidence linking Mediterranean diets with slower neurodegeneration.
February 4, 2021

Zero Deaths From Vitamins

The 37th annual report from the American Association of Poison Control Centers once again shows zero deaths from any vitamin. If vitamin supplements are allegedly so "dangerous," as the news media and even some physicians still claim, then where are the bodies?
January 28, 2021

Coenzyme Q10 Could Treat Mitochondrial Diseases, Colon Cancer, Thyroid Carcinoma, & Crohn’s Disease

A study led by scientists from the University of Granada has found that a supplement of Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10), an essential molecule for life, could constitute a valuable complementary therapeutic option in the treatment of certain mitochondrial diseases, colon cancer, thyroid carcinoma, and Crohn's disease.
January 28, 2021

New Research Shows Importance Of Consuming Enough Vitamin B12 In Pregnancy

A new study published in Nutrition Research has found that children born to a mother with a low intake of vitamin B12 during pregnancy were at increased risk of adverse development specific to certain speech and mathematical abilities.