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Vitamin D May Help Prevent Rheumatoid Arthritis, Suggests Study | Life and Style | The Guardian
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vitamin D, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Immune System, University of Birminghamstudy, protection, nutrition, diet, disease, food, government, healthcare, health )

- 146 days ago -
As an RA sufferer, I'm not getting my hopes up. Higher doses may be needed, or possibly new treatment that bypasses or corrects vitamin D insensitivity, authors say
The Power of Vitamin D
Health & Wellness  (tags: nutrition, Nutritional Supplements, vitamin d )

- 1250 days ago -
When we talk about the specifics of vitamin D we can find many advantages. Have you ever thought about what might be its features? What if I told you that it also helps people to lose weight? And if I told you that if men could get even better ...?
Vitamin D Foods: The Best Natural Sources To Add To Your Diet
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, diet, food, vitamin D, prevention, research, study )

- 2014 days ago -
While you probably know that the body produces vitamin D when exposed to sunlight, there are also other ways to get the crucial nutrient. However, there are only a handful of foods that contain the nutrient naturally, part of the reason why only about...
Mainstream Medicine Takes Another Big Step Backward on Vitamin D
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vitamin D, importance of Vitamin D, Vitamin D3 Sunshine vitamin )

- 2122 days ago -
A national task force on "preventive" medicine is making dangerous new pronouncements based on profoundly flawed research and thinking. The US Preventive Services Task Force (UPSTF) has issued a draft recommendation to take no vitamin D supplements.
New Guidance on Vitamin D Recommends Midday Sunshine
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vitamin D, midday sunshine, health, research, suncream )

- 2679 days ago -
New health advice recommends short spells in the sun - without suncream and in the middle of the day.
Institute of Medicine Report on Vitamin D Is Wrong, Wrong, Wrong
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vitamin D, flu season )

- 2692 days ago -
The new Institute of Medicine (IOM) report says that persons between the ages of 1 and 70 do not need more than 600 IU of vitamin D daily--and makes the outrageous claim that few people are actually vitamin D deficient. [Troubling considering flu season.]
9 Good Sources of Disease-Fighter Vitamin D
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vitamin D, sources, disease fighter )

- 2719 days ago -
The disease-fighting properties of vitamin D are becoming increasingly clear, but it's not easy to get enough of this crucial nutrient. In an effort to prevent skin cancer, many forego the vitamin D-producing benefits of natural sunlight.
Newborns With Low Levels of Vitamin D 'Have Double Risk of Schizophrenia'
Health & Wellness  (tags: Schizophrenia, vitamin D, health, study, risk )

- 2779 days ago -
Newborn babies with low levels of vitamin D have a far higher risk of developing schizophrenia later in life, researchers have found.
Vitamin D Is a Prognostic Marker in Heart Failure, Study Finds
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vitamin D, Prognostic, Heart Failure, health, fitness )

- 2782 days ago -
Survival rates in heart failure patients with reduced levels of vitamin D are lower than in patients with normal levels. This is the finding of a major study carried out at University Medical Center, Groningen, Netherlands, according to a presentation....
More Doctors Are Finally Testing Patients for Vitamin D Deficiencies
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, medicine, nutrition, protection, vitamin d )

- 2783 days ago -
Growing awareness about the prevalence and risks of vitamin D deficiency is leading more and more doctors to test their patients' blood levels of the vitamin.
Vitamin D Deficiency on the Rise
Health & Wellness  (tags: vitamin D, vitamin D deficiency, prevention of disease, diseases, decreased sun exposure )

- 2843 days ago -
A growing body of research suggests the vitamin -- long known to ward off rickets in children and osteoporosis in adults -- shows promise in fighting many ailments, including heart attacks, cancer, autism, arthritis, migraine headaches and even depression
Sunlight May Help Evade Respiratory Ailments--Study
Health & Wellness  (tags: Sunlight, respiratory act, health, vitamin D )

- 2857 days ago -
Exposing the body to sunlight and allowing vitamin D to pour in may help reduce the impact of influenza and other respiratory illnesses, reveals a novel study conducted by investigators at Greenwich Hospital and Yale University School of Medicine.
Sunlight and Vitamin D May Lower Certain Cancer Risks
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, health, wellness, sunshine, vitamin d )

- 2996 days ago -
Recent news has reported that people with higher levels of Vitamin D have lower incidences of colon cancer. According to, this is not the only benefit of adequate levels of Vitamin D.
Millions of Children In U.S. Found to Be Lacking Vitamin D
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, health, vitamin d, prevention, nutrition )

- 3181 days ago -
Millions of U.S. children have disturbingly low Vitamin D levels, possibly increasing their risk for bone problems, heart disease, diabetes and other ailments, according to two new studies that provide the first national assessment of the crucial nutrien
A New Look at Vitamin D and Its Benefits
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vitamin D, sunshine, vitamin D food sources, health, vitamins )

- 3708 days ago -
Although officially classified as one of the "fatty" vitamins that can collect in the body and produce toxicity, Vitamin D is getting a new once-over as a source of newly-discovered wellness and medical benefits.

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