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Vitamin D Won’t Strengthen Older Women’s Bones – WebMD

Tuesday, August 04, 2015

Vitamin D Won’t Strengthen Older Women’s Bones By Alan Mozes HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Aug. 3, 2015 (HealthDay News) — High doses of vitamin D do not appear to protect postmenopausal women from the dangers of osteoporosis, new research indicates. “While high-dose vitamin D did indeed increase calcium absorption, the increase was only 1 percent and [it] did…

Everyone ‘should take vitamin D pills’ – BBC News

Tuesday, August 04, 2015

Vitamin D supplements are available from GPs and over-the-counter Everyone should consider taking vitamin D supplements to counter the lack of sunshine in the UK, government experts are proposing. The draft Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition guidelines suggest, from the age of one, 10 microgram pills be taken to ensure people get enough. The plans are now being consulted on until 23 September. Current advice is only at risk groups…

Everyone ‘should take vitamin D pills’ – BBC News

Monday, August 03, 2015

Vitamin D supplements are available from GPs and over-the-counter Everyone should consider taking vitamin D supplements to counter the lack of sunshine in the UK, government experts are proposing. The draft Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition guidelines suggest, from the age of one, 10 microgram pills be taken to ensure people get enough. The plans are now being consulted on until 23 September. Current advice is only at risk groups…

Everyone ‘should take vitamin D pills’ – BBC News

Monday, August 03, 2015

Vitamin D supplements are available from GPs and over-the-counter Everyone should consider taking vitamin D supplements to counter the lack of sunshine in the UK, government experts are proposing. The draft Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition guidelines suggest, from the age of one, 10 microgram pills be taken to ensure people get enough. The plans are now being consulted on until 23 September. Current advice is only at risk groups…

Vitamin D may not benefit postmenopausal bone health – Reuters

Monday, August 03, 2015

(Reuters Health) – High doses of vitamin D may not help strengthen bones in postmenopausal women, a study suggests. Vitamin D helps the body use calcium, and calcium in turn helps support bone health. After a year on high-dose vitamin D supplements, women were absorbing slightly more calcium from their intestines into their blood compared to women who took low doses of vitamin D or a dummy pill. But that…

How Much Vitamin D Do You Need For Optimal Health? – EcoWatch

Monday, August 03, 2015

Don’t miss out. Stay Informed. Get EcoWatch’s Top News of the Day. Vitamin D is absolutely essential for good health. Also known as the sunshine vitamin, it is made in your skin when exposed to sunlight. Foods that do contain vitamin D include fatty fish like salmon, as well as fish liver oils. Photo credit: Shutterstock In spite of that, vitamin D deficiency is one of the most common nutrient…

Everyone ‘should take vitamin D pills’ – BBC News

Monday, August 03, 2015

Vitamin D supplements are available from GPs and over-the-counter Everyone should consider taking vitamin D supplements to counter the lack of sunshine in England, government experts are proposing. The draft Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition guidelines suggest, from the age of one, 10 microgram pills be taken to ensure people get enough. The plans are now being consulted on until 23 September. Current advice is only at risk groups –…

Skin tan taking a toll? Opt for vitamin C – Economic Times

Monday, August 03, 2015

NEW DELHI: Getting a natural tan makes the skin look beautiful, but what to do when sun-exposed parts are way too darker compared to the covered areas? To give a glowing effect to tired skin, the trick lies in a milk mask along with strawberries and oral medication like anti-oxidants and vitamin C, experts suggest. Capital-based dermatologist Kiran Lohia said it is important to avoid going out in the sun…

The Body Shop gives your skin a vitamin C boost for winter – Lucire

Monday, August 03, 2015

With the cold winter months drying us out as well as making us sick, we are starting to reach for the orange juice or vitamin C tablets—but what about our face?    In stores this week, say hello to the Body Shop’s new products that will help with that: the Vitamin C Glow Boosting Moisturizer and the Vitamin C Instant Glow Enhancer.    Packed to the brim with camu camu…

Hear This: Clean Cut Kid – Vitamin C – The National Student

Monday, August 03, 2015

It has poppy beats, delicious melodies and a warm, friendly feel. It’s the debut single ‘Vitamin C’ from Clean Cut Kid. The Liverpudlian quartet bounce into a juicy, joyous number that energises just short of four minutes. Carried on upbeat rhythm, hints of electro speck infectious riffs. Dynamically blending male/female vocals in luscious melody, big and bold personalities shine through. Shining brightest at the halfway point in punchy pop ballad….

New Report Available Global Sodium Ascorbate Industry – MENAFN.COM

Monday, August 03, 2015

(MENAFN Press) View Report :  The Global Sodium Ascorbate Industry Report 2015 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Sodium Ascorbate industry. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions classifications applications and industry chain structure. The Sodium Ascorbate market analysis is provided for the international markets including development trends competitive landscape analysis and key regions development status. Development policies and plans…

Jeste li znali: Sok od narandže i vi… – Radio Sarajevo

Monday, August 03, 2015

Koliko vas misli da je sok od narandže dio zdravog, uravnoteženog doručka, te da je prepun vitamina C? Ako ste na oba pitanja odgovorili potvrdno, onda ste prevareni od vrlo dobrog marketinga današnjice, piše Modernhealthmonk. U jednom trenutku tokom razvoja čovječanstva, vitamin C je postao vrlo popularan kao dodatak prehrani, a najviše u slučajevima gripe ili virusnih oboljenja. Pametni marketing menadžeri saznali su da se u narandži nalazi vitamin C…

Everyone ‘should take vitamin D pills’ – BBC News

Monday, August 03, 2015

Vitamin D supplements are available from GPs and over-the-counter Everyone should consider taking vitamin D supplements to counter the lack of sunshine in England, government experts are proposing. The draft Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition guidelines suggest, from the age of one, 10 microgram pills be taken to ensure people get enough. The plans are now being consulted on until 23 September. Current advice is only at risk groups –…

Britain not sunny enough for healthy vitamin D levels, say experts – The Guardian

Sunday, August 02, 2015

People in Britain should boost their vitamin D intake with supplements because of a lack of bright sunshine to provide it naturally, government health advisers have suggested. The British weather prevents much of the population from receiving healthy amounts of the essential vitamin from sunlight, and natural food sources alone are not enough to boost levels, according to the scientific advisory committee on nutrition (SACN). The SACN, an independent advisory…

Brits are not getting enough Vitamin D from sunlight – Daily Mail

Sunday, August 02, 2015

Government health advisers proposing daily intake of vitamin D is set Proposing everyone over one year has of 10 micrograms of the vitamin Is made by the body under the skin when it is exposed to sunlight Mild deficiency can lead to bone pain and weakening of the bones   By Sam Matthew for MailOnline Published: 05:29 EST, 2 August 2015 | Updated: 07:34 EST, 2 August 2015 38 View comments Britons…

Sun-deprived Britons lack vitamin D, say health experts – The Independent

Sunday, August 02, 2015

If the advice, contained in a draft report published by the Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition (SACN), is adopted by the Government, it would be the first time that a recommended daily intake of vitamin D was set across the UK. Important for strong bones, vitamin D is also believed to carry other health benefits. People between 11 and 64 should ensure they reach 10 micrograms of vitamin D every…

Should you get some sun or take vitamin D? – WXIA-TV

Saturday, August 01, 2015

A woman spreads sunscreen on the back of a friend at the Renaca beach in Vina del Mar, on January 24, 2009. Solar radiation, the principal cause of the skin cancer, has made the disease increase over 100% in the last 10 years in Chile. The National Cancer Corporation (CONAC) initiated a campaign this summer, aimed particularly at children, to raise awareness about the harm caused by ultraviolet radiation. AFP…

Vitamin D deficiency may impact frequency of S. aureus SSTIs – Healio

Thursday, July 30, 2015

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Should you get some sun or take vitamin D? One doc weighs in – Today.com

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

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