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Vitamin D Foods: The Best Natural Sources To Add To Your Diet
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, diet, food, vitamin D, prevention, research, study )

- 737 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 )

- 845 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 )

- 1403 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 )

- 1415 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 )

- 1442 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 )

- 1503 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 )

- 1506 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 )

- 1506 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 )

- 1567 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 )

- 1581 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 )

- 1719 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 )

- 1904 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 )

- 2432 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.
D-Lete Breast And Colon Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: vitamin d, cancer, arthritis, Heart Disease, multiple sclerosis, MS, health, healthcare, humans, study, risks, prevention, nutrition, diet, food )

- 2561 days ago -
Increase your intake of vitamin D, or you could be increasing your risk of breast and colon cancer. Study that underscores the importance of this vitamin in staving off those cancers, as well as arthritis, cardiovascular diseases and even MS.
Is Vitamin D a Miracle Vitamin? Find Out
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, vitamin d, bone density, body, prevention, humans, interesting )

- 2590 days ago -
Dr. Judith Reichman on why and how much we need of the bone vitamin To take or not to take vitamins, the answer to that question seems to depend on the latest study and who you ask. By Dr. Judith Reichman

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