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EULAR studies focus on vitamin D – Healio

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Vitamin D has gained interested within many specialties, as well as in general practice. As such, the results of a number of studies focused on vitamin D in numerous rheumatic diseases were presented at the European League Against Rheumatism, or EULAR, Annual European Congress of Rheumatology. Topics included cholecalciferol injections for patients with fibromyalgia, comorbidities and vitamin D, comparisons of vitamin D levels in patients with ankylosing spondylitis…

How to get your daily dose of Vitamin D – WTHR

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

INDIANAPOLIS - We asked Heather Hedrick Fink, MS, RD, CSSD from Nutrition and Wellness Solutions, LLC what we need to know about Vitamin D, the sunshine vitamin! Vitamin D is an essential nutrient that has roles in bone formation, immune function and muscle function. This fat-soluble vitamin is unique because, in general, the body can meet its needs through synthesis within the body. It is frequently referred to as the “sunshine…

Study: Vitamin D may help fight HIV – Greensboro News & Record

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Posted: Monday, July 27, 2015 4:51 pm Study: Vitamin D may help fight HIV By Jill Daly Pittsburgh Post-Gazette greensboro.com Already commonly prescribed for elderly men and women to keep their bones strong, vitamin D supplements also could be an easy and affordable way to fight serious infections like HIV, according to a recent study led by a Penn State anthropology professor. Nina Jablonski, whose research includes skin pigmentation and…

Fatigue, symptom severity may be linked to vitamin D deficiency in patients … – Healio

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Leonard H. Calabrese, DO, joins Healio.com/Rheumatology as Consulting Medical Editor

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

Monday, July 27, 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….

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

Monday, July 27, 2015

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Vitamin D Testing Market 2015 – Worldwide Market is expected to grow at a CAGR … – Medgadget.com (blog)

Monday, July 27, 2015

ResearchMoz.us includes new market research report ” Global Vitamin D Testing Market 2015-2019: Global Industry Size, Shares, Growth, Analysis, Trends And Forecast” to its huge collection of research reports. Vitamin D is a naturally occurring, fat-soluble, biologically inert hormone precursor that exists in two primary forms: vitamin D2 (ergocalciferol) and vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol). Its main biologic function is to maintain calcium and phosphorus concentrations as it is essential for the…

Sunlight and Body Heat Makes Vitamin D Inside Your Skin – io9

Monday, July 27, 2015

Many people don’t get enough vitamin D in their food. They still get enough vitamin D, because ultraviolet radiation radiation creates it—usually. If you eat a lot of fish, eggs, and mushrooms, you might get the vitamin D you need from your diet. If you don’t, you have to rely on the sun. Specifically, you have to rely on intense ultraviolet radiation. When ultraviolet rays hit a compound known as…

Vitamin D for pancreatic cancer – ABC30.com

Monday, July 27, 2015

Vitamin D has been known for promoting strong bones, regulating blood pressure and even improving one’s mood. Could it be the key to fighting one of the most deadly cancers? U.S. researchers are testing the impact of adding vitamin D to the treatment regimen for some pancreatic cancer patients. Daryl Fair, 76, retired from teaching American politics to travel and spend time with family. Earlier this year, doctors treating him…

Enthusiasm for calcium and vitamin D supplements to prevent and treat … – Rochdale Online

Monday, July 27, 2015

Date published: 23 July 2015 A complex web of interactions between industry, advocacy organisations, and academia may be fuelling enthusiasm for calcium and vitamin D supplements to prevent and treat osteoporosis, despite evidence of lack of benefit, warn doctors in The BMJ this week. Calcium and vitamin D are highly profitable treatments that are widely recommended for osteoporosis,…

Go ahead, soak up some sun – The Washington Post – Washington Post

Monday, July 27, 2015

Michael F. Holick is a professor of medicine, physiology and biophysics at Boston University Medical Center. For decades now, our sun has been reviled and demonized. The message from the medical community: Avoid direct exposure, or face an increased risk of skin cancer. As the American Cancer Society helpfully put it in one ad campaign: “Fry Now. Pay Later.” The American Academy of Dermatology recommends never exposing bare skin to…

High Vitamin D Linked With Lower Cholesterol Levels in Kids – Medscape

Monday, July 27, 2015

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Vitamin D for pancreatic cancer | abc30.com – ABC30.com

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Vitamin D has been known for promoting strong bones, regulating blood pressure and even improving one’s mood. Could it be the key to fighting one of the most deadly cancers? U.S. researchers are testing the impact of adding vitamin D to the treatment regimen for some pancreatic cancer patients. Daryl Fair, 76, retired from teaching American politics to travel and spend time with family. Earlier this year, doctors treating him…

A ‘complex web’ of vested interests promote calcium and vitamin D for … – MinnPost

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Calcium and vitamin D supplements have been shown repeatedly to have no beneficial effect on preventing or treating osteoporosis, as I’ve pointed out here many times before. In fact, the evidence has not only demonstrated that calcium and vitamin D supplements do not reduce the risk of bone fractures, it has also found that they may cause harm in some cases. This harm includes a greater risk of developing kidney…

A ‘complex web’ of vested interests promote calcium and vitamin D for … – MinnPost

Friday, July 24, 2015

Calcium and vitamin D supplements have been shown repeatedly to have no beneficial effect on preventing or treating osteoporosis, as I’ve pointed out here many times before. In fact, the evidence has not only demonstrated that calcium and vitamin D supplements do not reduce the risk of bone fractures, it has also found that they may cause harm in some cases. This harm includes a greater risk of developing kidney…

A ‘complex web’ of vested interests promote calcium and vitamin D for … – MinnPost

Friday, July 24, 2015

Calcium and vitamin D supplements have been shown repeatedly to have no beneficial effect on preventing or treating osteoporosis, as I’ve pointed out here many times before. In fact, the evidence has not only demonstrated that calcium and vitamin D supplements do not reduce the risk of bone fractures, it has also found that they may cause harm in some cases. This harm includes a greater risk of developing kidney…

Sunlight and Body Heat Makes Vitamin D Inside Your Skin – io9 – io9

Friday, July 24, 2015

Many people don’t get enough vitamin D in their food. They still get enough vitamin D, because ultraviolet radiation radiation creates it—usually. If you eat a lot of fish, eggs, and mushrooms, you might get the vitamin D you need from your diet. If you don’t, you have to rely on the sun. Specifically, you have to rely on intense ultraviolet radiation. When ultraviolet rays hit a compound known as…

Reverse skin tan with strawberries, vitamin C – Times of India

Thursday, July 23, 2015

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 between 10…

Reverse skin tan with strawberries, vitamin C – The Times of India – Times of India

Thursday, July 23, 2015

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 between 10…

High Vitamin D Linked With Lower Cholesterol Levels in Kids – Medscape – Medscape

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

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