Saturday, June 23, 2018

Tag: Vitamin D

Surprising Study Shows Blacks Are Not As...

The New England Journal of Medicine recently did a study revealing that Black people have lower levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D (a protein associated with...

Surprising Study Shows Blacks Are Not as...

https://youtu.be/J0flCrfu86s A fascinating study on African-Americans and vitamin D reveals a surprising answer to a long-held question: Since blood tests show that most African- Americans...

For Elderly Women, Exercise (Not Vitamin D)...

The risk of serious injury as a result of falling is cut by more than half when elderly women engage in regular exercise, according...

Obesity Linked to Vitamin-D Deficiency

Confirming what health professionals have long suspected, a new study published in the journal PLOS Medicine provides some of the strongest evidence yet that...

Vitamin D May Help in Fight Against...

Vitamin D may help women with breast cancer survive the disease. Researchers reported in the March 6 issue of Anticancer Research that patients with high...

Vitamin D May Help Prevent Lung Cancer

Increasing Vitamin D intake may now be a matter of life or death, as recent studies have shown that it may play a vital...

Vitamin D May Help Fight Hypertension

It seems the most studied and tested vitamin these days is Vitamin D. Never mind that it is considered by many to not be...

Vitamin D During Pregnancy Produces Stronger Babies

Pregnant women who have high levels of the "sunshine" vitamin are more likely to have stronger babies, according to a new study. The study, conducted...

Are Vitamin Pills Beneficial or Harmful?

One in two adults takes a daily vitamin pill, and Americans spend tens of billions of dollars each year on supplements. Now, a small...

Surprising Study Shows Blacks Are Not as...

A fascinating study on African-Americans and vitamin D reveals a surprising answer to a long-held question: Since blood tests show that most African- Americans...

Obesity Creates Vitamin D Deficiency

Confirming what health professionals have long suspected, a new study published in the journal PLOS Medicine provides he strongest evidence yet that obesity is...

Study: Vitamin D Helps Fight Against Tuberculosis

There is no need to get vaccinated against tuberculosis if you maintain high enough levels of vitamin D, suggests a new study published in...

Vitamin D May Treat Hypertension Naturally

It seems the most studied and tested vitamin these days is vitamin D. Never mind that it is not considered by many to be...

Vitamin D May Help Prevent Breast Cancer

Breast cancer strikes more than one-quarter of a million women in the U.S. each year, taking the lives of nearly 40,000 annually. While age,...

Got Milk For Your Child? Yes, But...

Sure, milk does a body good, but how much is enough? Also, what type should your child drink? And when is water a better...

The Importance of Getting Enough Vitamin D...

A reader has heard a lot about vitamin D deficiency in the news and asks, how much do I need and where can I...

The Humble Spud is Rich in Nutrients...

Many people avoid white potatoes due to fear of toxins, excessive weight gain, or simply because they think sweet potatoes are better.  However, the...

Vitamin D: An Important New Piece in...

The function of hair is unknown.  Mainly, we know that it frames our faces and is a form of self-expression.  Therefore, hair loss can...

Vitamin D Plus Calcium May help you...

Older people who take vitamin D with calcium may have lower death rates than those who don't. That finding comes from a new study, published...