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Eggs from free-range hens shown to contain 30% more Vitamin D – Daily Mail

Monday, December 05, 2016

Scientists from Reading University analysed the contents of 270 eggs on sale in UK supermarkets They found ‘free range’ hens produced yolks with much more Vitamin D The hormone has been shown to keep diseases including cancer and diabetes at bay  By Daily Mail Reporter Published: 21:02 EST, 4 December 2016 | Updated: 02:49 EST, 5 December 2016 e-mail 52 View comments Eggs from free-range hens are healthier to eat,…

Let sun shine for your vitamin D – Albuquerque Journal

Sunday, December 04, 2016

………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. Copyright © 2016 Albuquerque Journal Avoiding the bright New Mexico sunshine completely may do us more harm than good, according to a new study co-authored by a University of New Mexico researcher. The public health message about sun exposure needs to change, the study recommends, with more emphasis on the body’s need…

Could Low Vitamin D Levels at Birth Mean Higher MS Risk? – Everyday Health (blog)

Saturday, December 03, 2016

Newborns with low levels of vitamin D may have higher odds of developing multiple sclerosis (MS) later in life, new research suggests. Vitamin D deficiency is common among the general population, including pregnant women. But the researchers said it’s too soon to routinely recommend “sunshine vitamin” supplements for mothers-to-be. “The study does not prove that increasing vitamin D levels…

Applied Food Sciences Launches Organic Ginger, Vitamin C Extracts – Nutritional Outlook

Saturday, December 03, 2016

Yesterday, Applied Food Sciences (AFS; Austin, TX) announced two new additions to its line of organic ingredients: PurGinger organic ginger extract and Pur-C organic vitamin C extract. The firm explains that it saw an opportunity to launch these new ingredients, with an eye toward beverage applications in particular, due to the currently unmet demand for organic ginger and organic vitamin C. Citing statistics from Innova Market Insights, AFS notes that…

Low vitamin D levels at birth linked to higher risk for MS in recent study – UPI.com

Friday, December 02, 2016

THURSDAY, Dec. 1, 2016 — Newborns with low levels of vitamin D may have higher odds of developing multiple sclerosis, or MS, later in life, new research suggests. Vitamin D deficiency is common among the general population, including pregnant women. But the researchers said it’s too soon to routinely recommend “sunshine vitamin” supplements for mothers-to-be. “The study does not prove that increasing vitamin D levels reduces the risk of MS….

Could Low Vitamin D at Birth Mean Higher MS Risk? – WebMD

Thursday, December 01, 2016

THURSDAY, Dec. 1, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Newborns with low levels of vitamin D may have higher odds of developing multiple sclerosis (MS) later in life, new research suggests. Vitamin D deficiency is common among the general population, including pregnant women. But the researchers said it’s too soon to routinely recommend “sunshine vitamin” supplements for mothers-to-be. “The study does not prove that increasing vitamin D levels reduces…

Does vitamin D level at birth predict risk of MS? – Medical News Today – Medical News Today

Thursday, December 01, 2016

Multiple sclerosis is an unpredictable and often debilitating disease affecting over 2 million people worldwide. Although there is no known cure for the condition, researchers are investigating several avenues for treatment and prevention. New research suggests an intake of vitamin D during pregnancy may lower the risk of later-life multiple sclerosis in offspring. Lower levels of neonatal vitamin D may increase the risk of MS later in life. …

Neonatal Vitamin D Levels Tied to Risk for MS – MedPage Today

Thursday, December 01, 2016

Infants with lower levels of vitamin D at birth had an increased risk of developing multiple sclerosis (MS) into adulthood, an observational study found. There was an inverse association between 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) levels and the risk of developing MS. A quintile analysis found that the risk decreased monotonically as vitamin D levels increased (OR for highest versus lowest quintile 0.53, 95% CI 0.36-0.78, P=0.001 for trend),…

Does vitamin D level at birth predict risk of MS? – Medical News Today

Thursday, December 01, 2016

Multiple sclerosis is an unpredictable and often debilitating disease affecting over 2 million people worldwide. Although there is no known cure for the condition, researchers are investigating several avenues for treatment and prevention. New research suggests an intake of vitamin D during pregnancy may lower the risk of later-life multiple sclerosis in offspring. Lower levels of neonatal vitamin D may increase the risk of MS later in life. …

Newborns with low levels of vitamin D may more likely develop … – News-Medical.net

Thursday, December 01, 2016

Babies born with low levels of vitamin D may be more likely to develop multiple sclerosis (MS) later in life than babies with higher levels of vitamin D, according to a study published in the November 30, 2016, online issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. “More research is needed to confirm these results, but our results may provide important information to…

Newborns with low levels of vitamin D may more likely develop multiple sclerosis in later life – News-Medical.net

Thursday, December 01, 2016

Babies born with low levels of vitamin D may be more likely to develop multiple sclerosis (MS) later in life than babies with higher levels of vitamin D, according to a study published in the November 30, 2016, online issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. “More research is needed to confirm these results, but our results may provide important information to…