Category: Research

Multiple Sclerosis Linked to Vitamin D Levels, Study Says
By JENNIFER CORBETT DOOREN Wall Street Journal People with high levels of vitamin D in their blood have shown a lower risk of developing multiple sclerosis, according to results of [...]
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Vitamin D may prevent clogged arteries in diabetics
People with diabetes are at a higher risk of developing clogged arteries, often leading to heart disease; vitamin D deficiency may play a role. The research published in the Journal [...]
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Vitamin D Supplementation for Nonspecific Musculoskeletal Pain
Vitamin D Supplementation for Nonspecific Musculoskeletal Pain in Non-Western Immigrants: A Randomized Controlled Trial Ferdinand Schreuder, MD1⇓, Roos M. D. Bernsen, PhD2 and Johannes C. van der Wouden, PhD1 1Department [...]
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Arthritis supplement use associated with lower marker of inflammation
Tuesday, November 20, 2012. An article published online on November 8, 2012 in the American Journal of Epidemiology reports an association between supplementation with glucosamine, chondroitin or fish oil and [...]
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Vitamin D Deficiency Common in Critically Ill Children
August 6, 2012 — According to 2 recent studies, two thirds of children admitted to pediatric intensive care units (PICUs) may be deficient in vitamin D, which may make them [...]
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Vitamin D Linked to Disease Activity in MS
August 3, 2012 — Evidence suggests a role for vitamin D in the disease process of multiple sclerosis (MS). One large study reports the novel finding that treatment with beta-interferon [...]
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May 3, 2012
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No Deaths from Vitamins
America’s Largest Database Confirms Supplement Safety (OMNS, Dec 28, 2011) There was not even one death caused by a vitamin supplement in 2010, according to the most recent information collected [...]
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Vitamin D May Decrease Risk for Crohn’s Disease
March 1, 2012 — Increased intake of vitamin D may significantly reduce the risk for Crohn’s disease (CD) in women, according to an article published online December 12 and in [...]
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Infant heart failure and vitamin D supplementation
Heart failure is a condition where the body can’t pump enough blood to meet the needs of its body. When we think of heart failure, we think of older persons [...]
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Health benefits of massage therapy demonstrated in new Buck Institute study
Richard Halstead, The Marin Independent Journal, Novato, Calif. – Knight Ridder/Tribune Business News Feb. 02–Taking your medicine may get a whole lot easier now that a Buck Institute for Research on [...]
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