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How vitamin D deficiency may harm brain health

How vitamin D deficiency may harm brain health

A new study from the University of Queensland has shown that vitamin D is vital for brain health. Vitamin D deficiency could lead to disorders...
Five big benefits of vitamin D you might not know

Five big benefits of vitamin D you might not know

If you search online what vitamin D can do, you will find most of the answers are about its benefits in bone health. But vitamin...

Vitamin D levels in your body is important to your heart and lung health

In a recent study, researchers found that vitamin D levels in the blood are linked to cardiorespiratory fitness. The research was conducted by a team...

Vitamin D deficiency linked to depression in older people

In a new study, researchers found that a deficiency in vitamin D was linked to a substantially increased risk of depression (+75%) over a...

Magnesium could optimize your vitamin D status

In a new study, researchers showed that magnesium optimizes vitamin D status, raising it in people with deficient levels and lowering it in people...

Vitamin B12 screening may prevent nerve damage in type 2 diabetes

In a new study, researchers found that patients with type-2 diabetes, taking metformin, should have their vitamin B12 levels assessed more regularly to avoid...

Using vitamin D to fight diabetes

In a recent study, researchers from the Salk Institute report a potential new approach for treating diabetes by protecting beta cells. Beta cells are the...

Blood vitamin D linked to your colon cancer risk

In a recent international study reported by the American Cancer Society, researchers found that higher vitamin D concentrations in the blood are strongly linked...

Vitamin D deficiency and obesity may increase breast cancer risk

In a new study, researchers find obesity and vitamin D deficiency may increase a woman’s breast cancer risk. Vitamin D is already well known for...

Why you should add cress into your vegan/vegetarian diets

In a recent study, researchers have found how the vitamin content of some plants can be improved to make vegetarian and vegan diets more...

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