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How vitamin C can help you beat common cold

How vitamin C can help you beat common cold

The relationship between vitamin C dosage and its effects on the duration of the common cold symptoms may extend to 6-8 grams per day. Dozens...
Vitamin B diminishes effects of air pollution-induced cardiovascular disease

Vitamin B diminishes effects of air pollution-induced cardiovascular disease

B vitamins can mitigate the impact of fine particle pollution on cardiovascular disease, according to new research conducted at Columbia University's Mailman School of...
Do multivitamins lead to higher heart disease risk?

Do multivitamins lead to higher heart disease risk?

More than half of older American adults take a daily multivitamin supplement, but evidence of any clear health benefits is scarce. The Physicians' Health Study...
Vitamin D deficiency may indicate cardiovascular disease in overweight and obese children

Vitamin D deficiency may indicate cardiovascular disease in overweight and obese children

In overweight and obese children and adolescents, vitamin D deficiency is associated with early markers of cardiovascular disease, a new study reports. "Pediatric obesity affects...
New measurement technique lowers estimated vitamin D recommended daily allowance

New measurement technique lowers estimated vitamin D recommended daily allowance

After re-measurement of vitamin D by improved technology, the Recommended Dietary Allowance (RDA) for vitamin D intake drops from 800 to 400 International Units...
Larger doses of vitamin C may lead to a greater reduction in common cold duration

Larger doses of vitamin C may lead to a greater reduction in common cold...

The relationship between vitamin C dosage and its effects on the duration of the common cold symptoms may extend to 6-8 grams per day. Dozens...
Sunscreen allows body to produce vitamin D

Sunscreen allows body to produce vitamin D

For the first time researchers have developed a process for altering the ingredients in a sunscreen that does not impact its sun protection factor...
Vitamin D pill a day may improve exercise performance and lower risk of heart disease

Vitamin D pill a day may lower risk of heart disease

Taking vitamin D supplements can improve exercise performance and lower the risk of heart disease, according to the findings of a preliminary study presented...
More than half of college football athletes have inadequate levels of vitamin D

More than half of college football athletes have inadequate levels of vitamin D

Vitamin D deficiency linked to muscle injuries More than half of college football athletes participating in the NFL Combine had inadequate levels of vitamin D,...
Customized vitamin D supplements may benefit pregnant women

Customized vitamin D supplements may benefit pregnant women

Individualized supplement doses help protect pregnant women from vitamin D deficiency, according to a new study published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology &...

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