Medical News Today: What are the symptoms of low vitamin E?
Vitamin E is essential, and it is stored in the liver before being released into the bloodstream. Deficiency is rare and usually the result of an underlying condition. Low levels can lead to problems seeing, walking, and fighting off illness, among other issues. Learn to prevent and treat a vitamin E deficiency here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Vitamin E deficiency symptoms: Four signs you may need to add supplements to your diet
VITAMIN E deficiency is rare, unless you have an underlying health condition. You should be able to get enough of the vitamin from your diet, but if you experience any of the following four symptoms, you should visit your GP. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Weekend Recipe: Healthy Chocolate Chip Cookies for Mother ’s Day
This healthy chocolate chip cookie recipe is super easy to make. My secret is to use good-quality dark eating chocolate. The 70 – 80% cocoa type such as Lindt, which is not too sweet. Using quality ingredients will create the most delicious cookie, and will be perfect with your next pot of tea or to dunk into a glass of icy cold almond milk. You don’t need any special equipment to make this recipe, just a bowl for mixing the ingredients with your hands. I always double or triple the recipe because they don’t last long in my home. This recipe is from my cookbook Purely Delicious. WHAT’S GREAT ABOUT ...
Source: TIME: Health - May 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Teresa Cutter — The Healthy Chef Tags: Uncategorized Food Source Type: news

Vitamin E deficiency - why you should be adding more of the vitamin to your diet
VITAMIN E deficiency symptoms include muscle pain, difficulty walking or a general feeling of being unwell. But, you could prevent the condition by adding these foods to your diet, it ’s been revealed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Enthusiasm over vitamins often outpaces evidence
When she was a young physician, Dr. Martha Gulati noticed that many of her mentors were prescribing vitamin E and folic acid to patients. Preliminary studies in the early 1990s had linked both supplements to a lower risk of heart disease. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - April 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Older Americans Are ‘ Hooked ’ on Vitamins
Sixty-eight percent of those 65 and older take vitamin supplements. Much of what we once believed about the benefits is wrong. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: LIZ SZABO, KAISER HEALTH NEWS Tags: Vitamins Preventive Medicine Dietary Supplements and Herbal Remedies Diet and Nutrition Prostate Cancer Heart Hazardous and Toxic Substances Vegetables Folic Acid Vitamin E Vitamin D Calcium Omega-3 Fatty Acids Beta Carotene Source Type: news

The 7 Best Foods for Fighting Inflammation
The following story is excerpted from TIME’s special edition, 100 Most Healing Foods, which is available in stores, at the Meredith Shop and at Amazon. Inflammation is our body’s healthy response to fighting disease. But when it gets out of hand, inflammation can become chronic and lead to a whole host of health problems, from autoimmune diseases to cancer. Foods high in sugar and saturated fat are thought to contribute to inflammation, which is why some people who have inflammatory conditions and autoimmune disorders try out low-sugar diets. On the flip side, there are also foods to pile onto your plate that m...
Source: TIME: Health - April 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alexandra Sifferlin Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition healthytime Source Type: news

Protect against gallstones with vitamin E, new study suggests
(Natural News) You’re on your way to work or school when you feel this stabbing pain in your abdomen. You stop cold in your tracks, and clutch the painful part of your body, wishing the agony would end. It doesn’t. You miss work and school and head to the doctor’s clinic instead. He administers tests,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The 6 Best Snacks for Anyone Cutting Out Sugar, According to a Nutritionist
This article originally appeared on Health.com (Source: TIME: Health)
Source: TIME: Health - February 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Cynthia Sass, MPH, RD Tags: Uncategorized Food Healthy Eating onetime Source Type: news

Weekend Recipe: A Healthy Carrot Cake
I designed my healthy carrot cake recipe when I opened The Healthy Chef Café in Avalon Beach in Sydney, Australia. It was a hangout for moms, kids, yogis, supermodels and pro surfers — a place where a variety of people could get nourished and feel great. This cake has over one pound of fresh grated carrot, so it’s packed with goodness and fiber. The large amount of carrots in this recipe also helps to keep the cake moist, which is important due to the longer baking time. When making gluten-free cakes, I find ground almonds make a great replacement for the usual white refined flours that you’ll find...
Source: TIME: Health - February 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Teresa Cutter — The Healthy Chef Tags: Uncategorized Food healthytime Recipes Teresa Cutter The Healthy Chef Source Type: news

Vitamin E found to have bone health benefits: Research finds it improves bone density in postmenopausal women
(Natural News) A new study revealed that vitamin E — in particular tocotrienol — could improve the bone density of postmenopausal women. The study was carried out by a group of scientists from the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and the Georgia State University who assessed the benefit of vitamin E to bone health.... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vending Machine Narcotics; Delayed Carbon Monoxide Symptoms; Vitamin E and Neuropathy
(MedPage Today) -- News and commentary from the world of neurology and neuroscience (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - January 30, 2018 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Supplements for heart health: Vitamin E found to have a synergistic effect when combined with the amino acid carnitine, protecting against heart attack
(Natural News) Combining carnitine with vitamin E may effectively reduce the risk of developing myocardial infarction (MI), according to a study published in the African Journal of Traditional Complementary and Alternative Medicines. A team of health experts at the King Abdulaziz University in Saudi Arabia used animal models of MI to carry out the study. The rats were divided into... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New study finds vitamin E effective at relieving the chronic symptoms of asthma
(Natural News) Asthma, a chronic inflammation of the lung airways, has been around since the ancient Egyptian times. This disease plagues approximately 26 millions Americans today, and the number increases every year. Historical records show hundreds of remedies and recipes to help with the symptoms asthma brings, but none have been successful enough to cure... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prevent asthma attacks with the vitamin E found in nuts
(Natural News) If you suffer from asthma, you’ll be all too familiar with the scary feeling that sets in when you’re gripped by an attack. It may not last long, but it’s unpleasant enough to drive many people to use inhalers despite their risks. Now, however, a new study published in the Journal of Allergy... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Manage the menopause naturally without HRT
This article helps you identify some simple changes you can make almost immediately which will help you manage the menopause naturally. Hot flushes and night sweats are common symptoms. Eighty percent of menopausal women experience them. Many women feel embarrassed about hot flushes, but it’s not as obvious to everyone else as it may seem to you! Symptoms can be reduced by eating lots of plant foods, especially those rich in phytoestrogens, which help to rebalance your hormones naturally. Phytoestrogens are found in abundance in soya products, legumes, and in brassica vegetables, such as cauliflower, broccoli, Brusse...
Source: The Hysterectomy Association - November 20, 2017 Category: OBGYN Authors: Susie Kearley Tags: Alternatives to HRT healthy diet menopause Source Type: news

Vitamin E found in nuts may prevent asthma attacks
Sufferers had reduced airway inflammation and less sticky mucus in lungs, found a University of North Carolina study. The beneficial vitamin E is found in walnuts, pecans and peanut. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

HKU researchers generate tomatoes with enhanced antioxidant properties by genetic engineering
(The University of Hong Kong) The School of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, the University of Hong Kong (HKU), in collaboration with the Institut de Biologie Mol é culaire des Plantes (CNRS, Strasbourg, France), has identified a new strategy to simultaneously enhance health-promoting vitamin E by ~6-fold and double both provitamin A and lycopene contents in tomatoes, to significantly boost antioxidant properties. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - November 10, 2017 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Vitamin E discovery in maize could lead to more nutritious crop
(Cornell University) New research has identified genes that control vitamin E content in maize grain, a finding that could lead to improving the nutritional profile of this staple crop.Cornell University scientists and colleagues from other institutions combined different types of genetic association analyses to identify 14 genes across the genome that were involved in the synthesis of vitamin E. Six genes were newly discovered to encode proteins that contribute to a class of antioxidant compounds called tocochromanols, collectively known as vitamin E. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - November 1, 2017 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Vitamin E
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Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - October 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What you need to know about tocotrienols
Tocotrienols are a type of vitamin E nutrients. Learn where to find them in foods, and what the difference between them and vitamin E generally is, here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Worse than liquor for your liver
Most people think liver disease only happens to alcoholics. But the truth is that being overweight or obese actually puts you at a much higher risk for liver damage than alcohol. In fact, alcohol contributes to only 6% of liver damage. But obesity contributes to 52% of liver disease. And if you’re obese, you’re 400% more likely to develop liver damage than a normal-weight individual.1 That’s why about 30% of people in America have some form of chronic fatty liver disease. It’s called non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). NAFLD causes painful swelling and scarring of the liver.  And I blame...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - October 5, 2017 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Al Sears Tags: Health Weight Loss Source Type: news

Outfox Your “ Aging ” Gene
Some people just seem to have all the luck when it comes to getting old. Like my 83-year-old patient who drinks a little too much Scotch, but still has a 3-handicap in golf. Or the 108-year-old who goes through a gallon of ice cream every week. If you ask them how they do it, they’ll give credit to their good genes… and there is some truth to it. We all have something called a FOXO3 gene. It helps protect us against aging. German researchers at the Christian-Albrechts University studied the FOXO3 gene in 380-plus centenarians, more than 600 people in their 90s, and more than 700 people between the ages of...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - October 4, 2017 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Al Sears Tags: Anti-Aging Health Nutrition longevity Source Type: news

Stroke warning: Overdosing on this supplement could cause brain bleeding
SUPPLEMENTS are widely used to boost a healthy diet, and vitamin E is often taken for its antioxidant benefits. However, in excess it can lead to a haemorrhagic stroke. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 2, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Taking vitamin supplements may slow down the progression of a common eye disease
Latest evidence published in the Cochrane Library suggests that taking a multivitamin supplement that includes vitamin E, carotenoids (beta-carotene or lutein or zeaxanthin), vitamin C, and zinc may slow down the progression of the common eye disease age-related macular degeneration (AMD).See additional resources at the bottom of the pageAge-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a progressive and sight-threatening disease affecting the central area of the retina and affects large numbers of people across the world. Population-based studies suggest that in older people (80 years and older), approximately one in three people...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - July 31, 2017 Category: Information Technology Authors: mumoquit at cochrane.org Source Type: news

Taking vitamin supplements will not prevent a common eye disease
Latest evidence published in the Cochrane Library suggests that taking vitamin supplements, such as vitamin E or beta-carotene, may not prevent the common eye disease age-related macular degeneration (AMD).  See additional resources at the bottom of this pageAge-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a progressive and sight-threatening disease affecting the central area of the retina and affects large numbers of people across the world. Population-based studies suggest that in older people (80 years and older), approximately one in three people have early signs of the disease.There are numerous unanswered questions in ...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - July 31, 2017 Category: Information Technology Authors: mumoquit at cochrane.org Source Type: news

Vitamin E-deficient embryos are cognitively impaired even after diet improves
(Oregon State University) Zebrafish deficient in vitamin E produce offspring beset by behavioral impairment and metabolic problems. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 27, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Ten benefits of vitamin E oil 

In this article you'll learn about vitamin E oil and its potential health benefits, as well as how to use it, and the associated risks. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine Source Type: news

Vitamin E and Selenium Fail to Prevent Alzheimer ’ s
A long-term trial found no evidence that vitamin E or selenium supplements helped to ward off dementia. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - March 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: NICHOLAS BAKALAR Tags: Alzheimer's Disease Vitamin E Selenium (Element) Dementia Clinical Trials Source Type: news

Vitamin E, Selenium Supplements Won't Curb Men's Dementia Risk
Brain expert says it's unlikely that any one nutrient would be a 'silver bullet' Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Dementia, Men's Health, Vitamin E (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - March 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin E, selenium supplements did not prevent dementia
Antioxidant supplements vitamin E and selenium -- taken alone or in combination -- did not prevent dementia in asymptomatic older men, according to a new study. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - March 20, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: news

Vitamin E, Selenium Supplements Won't Curb Men's Dementia Risk
MONDAY, March 20, 2017 -- A daily dose of vitamin E or selenium supplements won't keep dementia at bay in older men, new research reveals. " After an average of five years of supplementation, and up to 11 years of follow-up, we did not observe fewer... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 20, 2017 Category: Journals (General) Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Dementia not prevented with vitamin E, selenium, study finds
New clinical trial and cohort study investigate the preventive effects of vitamin E and selenium on elderly men with no symptoms of dementia. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alzheimer's / Dementia Source Type: news

Dementia news: Vitamin E supplements 'do NOT prevent or delay the illness'
TAKING antioxidant supplement pills like vitamin E and selenium does not prevent dementia, according to a new study. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin E for Alzheimer's dementia and mild cognitive impairment
Vitamin E occurs naturally in the diet. It has several biological activities, including functioning as an antioxidant to scavenge toxic free radicals. Evidence that free radicals may contribute to the pathological processes behind cognitive impairment has led to interest in the use of vitamin E supplements to treat mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and Alzheimer's disease (AD). This is an update of a Cochrane Review first published in 2000, and previously updated in 2006 and 2012. To assess the efficacy of vitamin E in the treatment of MCI and dementia due to AD. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - March 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin E may decrease the risk of acute kidney injury after coronary catheterization
(University of Helsinki) Acute kidney injury is quite a common adverse effect that associates with coronary angiography and percutaneous coronary interventions. Vitamin E may decrease the risk of acute kidney injury by up to 62 percent according to a meta-analysis of three randomized trials published in the American Journal of Kidney Diseases. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 15, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

AAAAI: Low Vitamin E in Mothers Can Up Asthma Risk in Offspring
Association strongest for the vitamin E isoform α - tocopherol, found in safflower, sunflower oils (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - March 6, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Pathology, Pediatrics, Pulmonology, Allergy, Conference News, Source Type: news

Can Mom's Vitamin E Head Off Child's Asthma Risk?
Association only significant with type of nutrient found in highest amounts of safflower, sunflower oilsSource: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Asthma in Children, Infant and Newborn Care, Vitamin E (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - March 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Maternal Levels of Vitamin E Isoform Linked to Child Asthma Maternal Levels of Vitamin E Isoform Linked to Child Asthma
Children of mothers with low levels of the vitamin E isoform alpha-tocopherol — one of eight isoforms of the vitamin — are more likely to wheeze, a finding that could eventually lead to changes in nutritional recommendations.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - March 6, 2017 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Allergy & Clinical Immunology News Source Type: news

Can Mom's Vitamin E Head Off Child's Asthma Risk?
SATURDAY, March 4, 2017 -- Kids born to moms with low levels of vitamin E might be more likely to develop asthma, new research suggests. When moms had low levels of a specific type of vitamin E measured right after birth, their children were more... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 4, 2017 Category: Journals (General) Source Type: news

Millions with metabolic syndrome not getting the vitamin E they need
Amy WallaceJan. 17 (UPI) -- A study from Oregon State University shows that people with metabolic syndrome may not be getting sufficient amounts of vitamin E. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - January 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Millions of people with metabolic syndrome may need more vitamin E
(Oregon State University) New research has shown that people with metabolic syndrome need significantly more vitamin E -- which could be a serious public health concern, in light of the millions of people who have this condition that's often related to obesity. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - January 17, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Vitamin E, Selenium Don't Cut Colon Cancer Risk: Study
Title: Vitamin E, Selenium Don't Cut Colon Cancer Risk: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 12/21/2016 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/22/2016 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - December 22, 2016 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Vitamin E, selenium don't cut colon cancer risk, study says
HealthDay News Taking vitamin E and selenium does not appear to reduce the risk of polyps that can lead to colon cancer, a new study finds. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - December 22, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin E, Selenium Don't Cut Colon Cancer Risk
The two antioxidants didn't help prevent polyps, researchers say Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Colorectal Cancer, Minerals, Vitamin E (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - December 21, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin E, Selenium Don't Cut Colon Cancer Risk: Study
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 21, 2016 -- Taking vitamin E and selenium does not appear to reduce the risk of polyps that can lead to colon cancer, a new study finds. Researchers analyzed data from more than 6,500 men in the United States and Canada and found... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 21, 2016 Category: Journals (General) Source Type: news

A runner ’ s hysterectomy recovery – Jo ’ s story
The post A runner’s hysterectomy recovery – Jo’s story appeared first on Hysterectomy Association. At 47, for eighteen months I’d been suffering excruciating pain every time I went to the loo. Sometimes, the pain was so horrendous that I would find myself subconsciously stopping myself midflow. Other things began to happen too; my constipation that I had suffered for many years at the time of my period became a permanent problem and I had a constant pain in my left groin that seemed to worsen when I sat for any length of time. An internal scan and an MRI scan drew a blank. Thankfully I had a fantast...
Source: The Hysterectomy Association - December 20, 2016 Category: OBGYN Authors: Linda Tags: Your Stories adenomyosis LAVH Source Type: news

Vitamin E and selenium don't prevent polyps that can lead to colorectal cancer
(SWOG) A SWOG review of ancillary SELECT results definitively shows that two antioxidants, vitamin E and selenium, don't prevent colorectal adenomas -- polyps that are the premalignant precursors to most colorectal cancers. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - December 19, 2016 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Vitamin E makes a quarter of older men who smoke and don't exercise 'more prone to pneumonia'
Vitamin E increased pneumonia risk by 68 per cent among men who had the highest exposure to smoking and who did not exercise, researchers from the University of Helsinki, Finland, found. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 26, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin E may modify pneumonia risk in some older men
Ryan MaassHELSINKI, Finland, Oct. 26 (UPI) -- Vitamin E can have very different effects on modifying the risk of pneumonia in older men, depending on lifestyle factors, researchers found in a study. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - October 26, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news