Meta-Analysis: Vitamin D Pills Lower COPD Exacerbation Risk
(MedPage Today) -- But only in patients with baseline deficiency
[THE OFFICIAL MANUAL BOOK ON ALLERGEN-IMMUNOTHERAPY IN HOUSE-DUST-MITE ALLERGY]. Arerugi. 2019;68(3):146-150 Authors: Nagata M PMID: 31105110 [PubMed - in process]
Publication date: Available online 21 May 2019Source: The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In PracticeAuthor(s): Elizabeth C. Matsui, Craig E. Pollack, Roger D. Peng, Corinne A. Keet
Publication date: Available online 20 May 2019Source: The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In PracticeAuthor(s): Theresa W. Guilbert, Robert S. Zeiger, Tmirah Haselkorn, Ahmar Iqbal, Cynthia Alvarez, David R. Mink, Bradley E. Chipps, Stanley J. Szefler
This study aimed to evaluate the effects of vitamin D3 and omega-3 fatty acids cosupplementation on inflammation and nutritional status in colorectal cancer patients. In this clinical trial, 81 colorectal cancer patients were randomly assigned into four groups: (1) control group: receiving a vitamin D3 placebo weekly + omega-3 fatty acid placebo capsules daily; (2) omega-3 fatty acid group: receiving 2 omega-3 fatty acid capsules (each capsule containing 330 mg of omega-3 fatty acids) daily + a vitamin D3 placebo weekly; (3) vitamin D group: receiving a 50,000 IU vitamin D3 soft ge...
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Report finds 47.2 million doses lost due to health care worker misuse and theft in 2018
CONCLUSIONS: In Mexican adults, deficient VD concentration and FL were not independently associated of caloric consumption and physical activity. PMID: 31103146 [PubMed - in process]
CONCLUSIONS: In a "real-life" general population, the association between vitamin D deficiency and unexplained elevated ALT is specific for non-obese men. The clinical significance of vitamin D for human NAFLD should be further elucidated with attention for a modifying effect of gender and adiposity. PMID: 31103458 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Publication date: Available online 20 May 2019Source: Life SciencesAuthor(s): Pengbo Sun, Ruin Ye, Cuihong Wang, Shuang Bai, Li ZhaoAbstractAimsAcute exacerbation is a major event that alters the natural course of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and recurrent exacerbation results in worse clinical outcomes and greater economic consequences. While some patients suffer frequent exacerbations, others experience no exacerbations; this study was designed to detect proteins that were differentially abundant in COPD frequent exacerbators and assess whether those expression profiles are unique among COPD patients.Mai...
(MedPage Today) -- Vitamin D pills almost halved exacerbation risk in vitamin D-deficient, COPD patients