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A Deadly 18th Century Disease Is Making a Comeback in Some of The World's Richest Countries - ScienceAlert

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ScienceAlert

A Deadly 18th Century Disease Is Making a Comeback in Some of The World's Richest Countries
ScienceAlert
Lopez, who lives on the poverty line and spent years eating just one meal a day, ended up with a 'prescription' of a daily orange in order to correct and prevent the vitamin C deficiency wrecking his health - but his living situation is a serious ...

Race may influence effect of vitamin D supplementation in healthy men - Healio

Mon, 2018-08-13 13:47

Race may influence effect of vitamin D supplementation in healthy men
Healio
“In the U.K., vitamin D deficiency is widely reported, more so in those with darker skin including those of African or Asian descent. The effect of ethnicity, independently of other factors, has not previously been considered when devising strategies ...

The Evolutionary Quirk That Made Vitamin B12 Part of Our Diet - Discover Magazine (blog)

Mon, 2018-08-13 13:18

Discover Magazine (blog)

The Evolutionary Quirk That Made Vitamin B12 Part of Our Diet
Discover Magazine (blog)
In fact, one of the side effects of a sustained course of strong antibiotics is impaired blood clotting, as the antibiotics wipe out our intestinal bacteria and we experience a temporary deficiency in vitamin K. It would seem helpful if we had the same ...

Vitamin D No Benefit in Pregnancy for Fetal or Infant Growth - Medscape

Mon, 2018-08-13 07:22

Medscape

Vitamin D No Benefit in Pregnancy for Fetal or Infant Growth
Medscape
Even in a population of women with vitamin D deficiency, supplementation of high-dose vitamin D from mid-pregnancy until birth and for 6 months postpartum shows no benefits on measures of fetal or infant growth compared with prenatal supplementation ...

Signs and symptoms of Vitamin B12 deficiency and how it affects your health - TheHealthSite

Mon, 2018-08-13 00:22

Signs and symptoms of Vitamin B12 deficiency and how it affects your health
TheHealthSite
Once developed, it does not allow an individual to produce the protein substance needed for absorption of vitamin B12. An additional problem associated with B12 deficiency is the inability to absorb folic acid, another component the body needs to ...

Micronutrient gaps in childbearing years 'concerning,' survey stresses - NutraIngredients.com

Sun, 2018-08-12 23:03

NutraIngredients.com

Micronutrient gaps in childbearing years 'concerning,' survey stresses
NutraIngredients.com
The survey, which also looked across all age groups, found men to be at high risk of selenium, magnesium and vitamin A deficiency (affecting 26%, 14% and 11% of men respectively). Women were most at risk of iron, selenium and potassium deficiency ...

Low Vitamin D Levels May Impair Physical Performance - Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences News

Fri, 2018-08-10 13:13

Low Vitamin D Levels May Impair Physical Performance
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences News
Vitamin D deficiency, defined as 12 nanograms per milliliter or less is relatively infrequent nowadays, whereas vitamin D insufficiency, less than 30 ng/ml, is widely prevalent and likely lasts for decades,” says Troen, director of the UB Center for ...

Effectiveness of prenatal vitamin D deficiency screening and treatment program: A stratified randomized field trial - MD Linx (press release)

Fri, 2018-08-10 03:27

Effectiveness of prenatal vitamin D deficiency screening and treatment program: A stratified randomized field trial
MD Linx (press release)
For this purpose, they compared several regimens in a subgroup of pregnant women who were vitamin D-deficient. In the screening site vs nonscreening site, a greater (53% vs 2%) percentage of women were able to meet the sufficiency level (> 20 ng/mL) ...

Effectiveness of prenatal vitamin D deficiency screening and treatment program: A stratified randomized field trial - MD Linx (press release)

Fri, 2018-08-10 03:27

Effectiveness of prenatal vitamin D deficiency screening and treatment program: A stratified randomized field trial
MD Linx (press release)
For this purpose, they compared several regimens in a subgroup of vitamin D–deficient pregnant women. In the screening site vs nonscreening site, supplementation allowed a greater (53% vs 2%) percentage of women to meet the sufficiency level (>20 ...

Prenatal Vitamin D Pills Won't Boost Baby's Growth - WebMD

Thu, 2018-08-09 12:25

Prenatal Vitamin D Pills Won't Boost Baby's Growth
WebMD
9, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- For pregnant women who are vitamin D-deficient, vitamin supplements won't improve the growth of their fetus or infant, Canadian researchers report. The study was done in Bangladesh, where vitamin D deficiency is common ...

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Prenatal Vitamin D Pills Won't Boost Babies' Growth: Study - HealthDay

Thu, 2018-08-09 12:09

HealthDay

Prenatal Vitamin D Pills Won't Boost Babies' Growth: Study
HealthDay
9, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- For pregnant women who are vitamin D-deficient, vitamin supplements won't improve the growth of their fetus or infant, Canadian researchers report. The study was done in Bangladesh, where vitamin D deficiency is common ...

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Vitamin Angels is changing the way nutrition companies give back - Nutritional Outlook

Thu, 2018-08-09 10:02

Nutritional Outlook

Vitamin Angels is changing the way nutrition companies give back
Nutritional Outlook
Vitamins are recognized as one of the greatest public health inventions of the last 30 years. When someone told me that just two doses of vitamin A can prevent childhood blindness due to a vitamin A deficiency, it floored me. At the debrief, the ...

Vitamin B12 deficiency warning - have you ever felt this in your feet? Signs revealed - Express.co.uk

Thu, 2018-08-09 07:00

Express.co.uk

Vitamin B12 deficiency warning - have you ever felt this in your feet? Signs revealed
Express.co.uk
Vitamin B12 is needed by the body to make red blood cells, according to the NHS. It's also used to keep the nervous system healthy, and it helps with the production of DNA. Vitamin B12 deficiency symptoms include headaches, fatigue, and a loss of appetite.

8 Nutrient Deficiencies That Can Cause Fatigue, According To Experts - Bustle

Thu, 2018-08-09 06:24

Bustle

8 Nutrient Deficiencies That Can Cause Fatigue, According To Experts
Bustle
There are a number of nutrient deficiencies that can cause fatigue, so before you go loading up on that extra cup of coffee, you might want to see if there are any important vitamins and minerals missing from your lifestyle. "Foods that are nutrient ...

How I was diagnosed with Vitamin D deficiency instead of cancer - Collymore - The Star, Kenya

Thu, 2018-08-09 02:30

The Star, Kenya

How I was diagnosed with Vitamin D deficiency instead of cancer - Collymore
The Star, Kenya
Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore, who just returned from treatment abroad, had been feeling unwell for some time and was misdiagnosed with Vitamin D deficiency. Collymore revealed this during an interview on Citizen TV on Wednesday night, at which he ...
Collymore: I had cancer but was misdiagnosed with Vitamin D deficiencyCitizen TV (press release)

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Collymore: I had cancer but was misdiagnosed with Vitamin D deficiency - Citizen TV (press release)

Thu, 2018-08-09 01:09

The Star, Kenya

Collymore: I had cancer but was misdiagnosed with Vitamin D deficiency
Citizen TV (press release)
Safaricom chief executive Bob Collymore, who came back to Kenya after a 9-month hiatus, has revealed chilling details of how he was misdiagnosed with Vitamin D deficiency. In an exclusive interview with Citizen TV's Jeff Koinange on Thursday, Collymore ...
How I was treated for Vitamin D deficiency before cancer diagnosis - CollymoreThe Star, Kenya
Collymore: I was given supplements when it was cancer!The Standard
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Ask Dr. Louise - Leavenworth Echo

Wed, 2018-08-08 18:56

Z Living (blog)

Ask Dr. Louise
Leavenworth Echo
Vitamin B12 is a water-soluble B vitamin that helps your nerves work and also helps your body make new red blood cells, which can prevent a certain type of anemia. A deficiency in vitamin B12 can show up as fatigue, weakness, depression or pain in your ...
12 Things You Need to Know About Vitamin B12Z Living (blog)

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This is why you should see a doctor before taking a vitamin D pill - SBS

Wed, 2018-08-08 18:47

SBS

This is why you should see a doctor before taking a vitamin D pill
SBS
As vitamin D is essential for the body to absorb calcium effectively, which is important for bone health and muscle function, severe vitamin D deficiencies could have serious ramifications. Research shows that vitamin D deficiency is linked to serious ...

Vitamin D deficiency warning - why you should never ignore this painful symptom - Express.co.uk

Wed, 2018-08-08 10:03

Express.co.uk

Vitamin D deficiency warning - why you should never ignore this painful symptom
Express.co.uk
Vitamin D is crucial for the body, as it helps to keep your bones, teeth and muscles healthy, according to the NHS. Without enough vitamin D, it's difficult to regulate the amount of calcium or phosphate in the body. A severe lack of the vitamin may ...

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