March 11, 2022

New Analysis Shows Micronutrient Deficiency On Admission To Hospital For COVID-19 Related To High Risk Of ICU Admission & Death

A new systematic review authored by researchers from Greece examines the prognostic role of micronutrient status and dietary supplement use in COVID-19 outcomes. Finding that micronutrient […]
September 11, 2020

Vitamin D Levels Predict Future Health Problems And Risk Of Death

In a paper presented at the 22nd European Congress of Endocrinology, a recent online event, a team of scientists led by Dr. Leen Antonio from University […]
July 24, 2020

New Study Provides Evidence Showing Vitamin C Deficiency Is Common Worldwide

A new review of the available scientific evidence suggests that vitamin C deficiency is common worldwide. Published in the journal Nutrients, it examines global research on […]
April 29, 2020

Nutritional Deficiencies in Young People: Causes, Consequences and Strategies

Being in the ‘prime of life’, health problems of individuals ranging from teenage years to late twenties rarely cause concern. However, this stage of life can be challenging for many reasons. As young men and women push their bodies to achieve athletic, aesthetic and professional goals, they may not keep track of nutrition and may follow restrictive diets and develop undiagnosed nutritional deficiencies.
December 19, 2019

Vitamin D Deficiency Linked To Poor Outcome In Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Patients

A new study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology has found that vitamin D deficiency is linked to poor outcomes in patients with Hodgkin’s lymphoma, […]
December 5, 2019

Despite Plentiful Sun, Study Finds High Rates Of Vitamin D Deficiency In Africa

Providing further evidence that vitamin D deficiency is a worldwide problem, a new study has found high rates of it among populations in Africa. The researchers […]
November 21, 2019

New Meta-Analysis Finds Vitamin D Deficiency Linked To Increased Risk Of Irregular Heartbeat

A new meta-analysis has found that vitamin D deficiency is associated with an increased risk of atrial fibrillation. The most common form of irregular heartbeat and […]
October 4, 2017

Our Study Proves That Heart Disease Is Linked To Vitamin C Deficiency

Heart attacks and strokes have consistently remained the leading causes of death. Atherosclerosis, the underlying cause of these diseases, results in 17 million deaths worldwide each […]