Vitamin Deficiency

Scientists Find Scurvy in Mouth of Long-Dead, Failed Crusader King - Live Science

Mon, 2019-06-24 09:14
Scientists Find Scurvy in Mouth of Long-Dead, Failed Crusader King  Live Science

One of the last crusader kings had scurvy when he died, a new forensic analysis finds — contradicting old narratives that he died of plague or dysentery.

NIU's Global Round-up: UK plans folic acid fortification, Brazil bans Moringa, and more - NutraIngredients-usa.com

Mon, 2019-06-24 09:13
NIU's Global Round-up: UK plans folic acid fortification, Brazil bans Moringa, and more  NutraIngredients-usa.com

What's happened this week around the Nutra-Verse? Stay on top of things with our weekly round-up of key news from across the globe.

Fracture Risk is High in Lupus - Rheumatology Network

Mon, 2019-06-24 07:14
Fracture Risk is High in Lupus  Rheumatology Network

Patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) are at an increased risk for fractures, new research shows. The risk is particularly high among patients with ...

Those suffering from celiac disease may also be vitamin-deficient finds new study - Yahoo News

Mon, 2019-06-24 07:14
Those suffering from celiac disease may also be vitamin-deficient finds new study  Yahoo News

New US research has found that patients with celiac disease may also be deficient in many micronutrients, including vitamins B12 and D, which should be ...

5 Delicious Vitamin D-Rich Snacks You Can Try At Home - NDTV Food

Mon, 2019-06-24 06:18
5 Delicious Vitamin D-Rich Snacks You Can Try At Home  NDTV Food

In addition to the sun rays, your vitamin D requirements can also be taken care by supplements. There are plenty of foods that you can bring in to your rescue as ...

6 things everyone should know about sunscreen - St George News

Mon, 2019-06-24 05:47
6 things everyone should know about sunscreen  St George News

FEATURE — A few months ago, I diagnosed a patient with skin cancer. The patient was accompanied by a family member who asked me, “How can the sun, ...

Formaldehyde in pig feed – and its alternatives - Pig Progress

Mon, 2019-06-24 05:00
Formaldehyde in pig feed – and its alternatives  Pig Progress

Feed mitigation is a hot topic in the United States these days, partly because of African Swine Fever. One of the tools available in the US for feed mitigation is ...

Alnylam Presents New ONPATTRO® (patisiran) Results at the 2019 Peripheral Nerve Society Annual Meeting - Yahoo Finance

Mon, 2019-06-24 05:00
Alnylam Presents New ONPATTRO® (patisiran) Results at the 2019 Peripheral Nerve Society Annual Meeting  Yahoo Finance

Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALNY), the leading RNAi therapeutics company, announced today new results from the Global Open-Label Extension (OLE) ...

New health fads could be doing more harm than good, experts say - WJXT News4JAX

Mon, 2019-06-24 04:01
New health fads could be doing more harm than good, experts say  WJXT News4JAX

New health fads pop up every day and there's never a shortage of people jumping on the bandwagon. But how much do we really know about how good or bad ...

Popping a vitamin D supplement for heart benefits? It might not help at all - Health24

Mon, 2019-06-24 03:25
Popping a vitamin D supplement for heart benefits? It might not help at all  Health24

In a trial, researchers were surprised to find that vitamin D supplements didn't appear to have any effect on major heart problems, stroke or death.

Gastrointestinal tract 2: the structure and function of the stomach - Nursing Times

Mon, 2019-06-24 01:25
Gastrointestinal tract 2: the structure and function of the stomach  Nursing Times

This article – the second in a six-part series on the gastrointestinal tract – describes the role of the stomach in chemical and mechanical digestion, regulation of ...

Dear Dr. Roach: Hemochromatosis leads to iron overload, not deficiency - Herald & Review

Mon, 2019-06-24 01:00
Dear Dr. Roach: Hemochromatosis leads to iron overload, not deficiency  Herald & Review

Dear Dr. Roach: I am a 65-year-old woman who was recently diagnosed with iron deficiency and sent to a hematologist for two sessions of iron infusion.

Reasons Why You Bruise Easily - Medical Daily

Mon, 2019-06-24 00:58
Reasons Why You Bruise Easily  Medical Daily

Bruising is often ignored and seldom investigated, for it just seems like a part and parcel of life. When a person experiences a fall or any light physical mishap, ...

Here are 7 Vegetarian Food Options that are High in Iron - News18

Mon, 2019-06-24 00:35
Here are 7 Vegetarian Food Options that are High in Iron  News18

An estimated 1.2 billion people worldwide are living with anaemia. Here are seven healthy food items that are high in iron.

Reviewing OPKO Health Inc. (OPK)'s and BioCryst Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:BCRX)'s results - Stocks Beat

Sun, 2019-06-23 23:05
Reviewing OPKO Health Inc. (OPK)'s and BioCryst Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:BCRX)'s results  Stocks Beat

Since OPKO Health Inc. (NASDAQ:OPK) and BioCryst Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:BCRX) are part of the Biotechnology industry, they are influenced by ...

Study finds micronutrient deficiencies common at time of celiac disease diagnosis - EurekAlert

Sun, 2019-06-23 22:04
Study finds micronutrient deficiencies common at time of celiac disease diagnosis  EurekAlert

Micronutrient deficiencies, including vitamins B12 and D, as well as folate, iron, zinc and copper, are common in adults at the time of diagnosis with celiac ...

Micronutrient deficiencies common at time of celiac disease diagnosis - Science Daily

Sun, 2019-06-23 21:56
Micronutrient deficiencies common at time of celiac disease diagnosis  Science Daily

Micronutrient deficiencies, including vitamins B12 and D, as well as folate, iron, zinc and copper, are common in adults at the time of diagnosis with celiac ...

DRL’s Vizag plants under FDA scanner - Times of India

Sun, 2019-06-23 17:02
DRL’s Vizag plants under FDA scanner  Times of India

Hyderabad: In a setback for city-based pharma player, Dr Reddy's Laboratories (DRL), two of its units in Andhra Pradesh have come under the US drug ...

The essence of vitamin C in the body - The New Times

Sun, 2019-06-23 16:05
The essence of vitamin C in the body  The New Times

Fruits that are good sources include cantaloupe, grapefruit, oranges, papaya and strawberries. / Net photo. Twitter · Facebook · Email · Whatsapp · linkedin.