Vitamin B12 deficiency symptoms: The ‘feeling’ in your feet that can signal low B12 levels
VITAMIN B12 underpins many important functions in the body so falling deficient in the vitamin can have untold effects. A "feeling" in the feet can signal low B12 levels, according to the Winchester Hospital. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to fill up on the anti-dementia vitamin 
Folic acid, also known as vitamin B9, is essential for nerve function and the formation of DNA and healthy red blood cells. We explain how to get more folic acid into your daily diet. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why fresh berries are the most healthy, age-fighting foods around
They are the top sources of vitamins and disease-fighting nutrients that can help reduce the risk of several age-related conditions. Here’s how to shop for them and store them. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - August 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lisa Lombardi Source Type: news

Dr. Mercola serves legal notice to New York Times, demands disinfo rag stop publishing blatant lies to smear him
(Natural News) As you may have seen, Dr. Joseph Mercola is all over the news these days for allegedly spreading “disinformation” about how people can keep themselves healthy with things like vitamin D and zinc. Well, now he is fighting back. In a legal notice to The New York Times, Dr. Mercola warned the fake... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UPTRAVI ® (selexipag) Receives FDA Approval for Intravenous Use in Adult Patients with Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH)
TITUSVILLE, N.J. – July 30, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved UPTRAVI® (selexipag) injection for intravenous (IV) use for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH, WHO Group I) in adult patients with WHO functional class (FC) II–III, who are temporarily unable to take oral therapy. UPTRAVI® IV is a therapeutic option that will allow patients to avoid short-term treatment interruptions and stay on UPTRAVI® therapy, as uninterrupted treatment is considered key for individ...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - July 30, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Vitamin D and Respiratory Infection During Military Training Vitamin D and Respiratory Infection During Military Training
A new study examines the effects of vitamin D supplementation for preventing upper respiratory tract infections among military recruits during training.Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Orthopaedics Journal Article Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 supplements: Seven warning signs of toxicity - you've taken too much
VITAMIN B12 deficiency is really common in older people, which can lead to debilitating symptoms such as cognitive decline and nerve damage. In order to prevent such an outcome, supplementation is routine. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D May Lower Black Women's Odds for COVID-19
WEDNESDAY, July 28, 2021 -- Unlocking a clue to why Black women might be more susceptible to COVID-19, a new study shows that low levels of vitamin D may increase their risk of infection. That doesn't mean that people should rely on vitamin D... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - July 28, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Golden Rice: Triumph for Science
By Paul TengSINGAPORE, Jul 28 2021 (IPS) After almost two decades, Golden Rice was approved last week by the Philippines authorities for use as food. This together with the approval of the bioengineered Bt eggplant represents a landmark victory of science over misinformation; it will provide consumers with improved nutrition (Golden Rice) and safer food (Bt eggplant). Paul TengBIOTECHNOLOGY CROPS have been controversial in spite of overwhelming support for their safety by the scientific community. This is specially so for the class of biotechnology crops commonly called ‘GMO’ or genetically modified organism. ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Paul Teng Tags: Asia-Pacific Biodiversity Climate Change Economy & Trade Environment Food & Agriculture Food Security and Nutrition Headlines Health TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

The incredible true story of the cancer patient who didn ’t have cancer | Ranjana Srivastava
People deserve better than a never-ending stream of unproven practices dangled before them in the guise of hopeTen years ago a desperate young woman walked into my office and declared: “I need your help. I am dying of cancer.”Her story was incredible. At an integrative medicine seminar she had won a special blood test as a door prize. Thinking of having some bloods done anyway, she had taken advantage of the free offer, only to receive a call telling her she had cancer. It was only after an expensive course of intravenous vitamins that her sceptical cousin asked why no one had at least ordered a CT scan to find...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 28, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Ranjana Srivastava Tags: Cancer Health Doctors Medical research Australia news Source Type: news

A protein in raw milk can help prevent atherosclerosis, reports study
(Natural News) Milk is an excellent source of high-quality protein and essential nutrients like calcium and vitamin A. Unfortunately, processed, homogenized milk is not “natural” milk the way Mother Nature intended it to be consumed, so look for raw milk instead of processed milk for the best results. In a recent study published in the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin-C Induced Hyperglycemia in a Dialysis Patient Vitamin-C Induced Hyperglycemia in a Dialysis Patient
High-dose vitamin C is increasingly used for sepsis and recently for treating COVID-19, but the adverse effects of this treatment in vulnerable patients may be underreported, as seen in this case.Journal of Medical Case Reports (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - July 22, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Nephrology Journal Article Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: Four peculiar symptoms found in your mouth warning of low levels
VITAMIN B12 deficiency is far more widespread than many may realise and could account for a number of unusual symptoms you may be dealing with. What are the four symptoms found in the mouth warning of low levels? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

C is for Vitamin C -- a key ingredient for immune cell function
(La Jolla Institute for Immunology) Regulatory T cells (Tregs) help control inflammation and autoimmunity in the body. Unfortunately, it has proven difficult to find the right molecular ingredients to induce stable iTregs. Now a new study reports that Vitamin C and TET proteins can work together to give Tregs their life-saving power. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 21, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: Toiletry troubles indicative of long-term deficiency
A VITAMIN B12 deficiency can escalate to anaemia - a lack of healthy red blood cells, which means that less oxygen is delivered to vital organs. As time goes on, symptoms will begin to emerge. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency symptoms: The warning sign ‘inside your mouth’ of low levels
VITAMIN B12 underpins many important functions in the body so it's little wonder the onslaught of symptoms that follows B12 deficiency. One telltale warning sign of B12 deficiency can be seen in the inside of your mouth - what is it? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Does Optimal Iron Absorption Include Vitamin C? Does Optimal Iron Absorption Include Vitamin C?
The evidence for taking vitamin C with iron to promote iron absorption is scant and dates back almost 50 years.Medscape Internal Medicine (Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines - July 15, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Internal Medicine Commentary Source Type: news

UV Light Linked to Prevention of Allergic Disease in Infants UV Light Linked to Prevention of Allergic Disease in Infants
Researchers also find UV light exposure appears more beneficial than vitamin D supplements as an allergy prevention strategy in the critical early years for immune system development.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

MVI (Multi Vitamin Concentrate (intravenous infusion)) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - July 12, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Vitamin b12 deficiency: The dangerous side effects when you don't get it treated
VITAMIN B12 requires intrinsic factor - a protein made by the stomach cells - to be reabsorbed into the body when it makes it way through the gut. If this doesn't happen, a deficiency occurs. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Scientist Prue Hart: ‘Sunburn causes havoc in the skin – we should avoid it’
The inflammation researcher explains the health benefits and dangers of soaking up the sunProf Prue Hart is head of the inflammation research group at the Telethon Kids Institute in Perth, Australia, which studies the beneficial effects of sunlight exposure on our health and whether these are the result of UV-induced vitamin D or other molecules produced in our skin upon exposure to sunlight.What exactly happens when the sun hits our skin?Sunlight is made up of three components: there ’s the visible light that gives colour to everything we see; infrared light, which provides the heat; and ultraviolet (UV) light, whic...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 11, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Linda Geddes Tags: Science Health Skin cancer The sun Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: Has your overall mood changed? Low levels could be a symptom
VITAMIN B12 deficiency can be a commonplace for many. Even more so for anyone suffering with an autoimmune disease making absorbing the vitamin much harder. When a person lacks the vitamin it could affect their mood and overall mental health. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

STELARA ® (ustekinumab) Demonstrated Sustained Symptomatic and Corticosteroid-Free Remission Rates in Adults with Moderately to Severely Active Ulcerative Colitis at Nearly Three Years in Long-Term Extension of Phase 3 Trial
SPRING HOUSE, PENNSYLVANIA, July 9, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced new three-year data from the long-term extension (LTE) of the STELARA® (ustekinumab) Phase 3 UNIFI study. The data demonstrated the majority (55.2 percent) of adult patients with moderately to severely active ulcerative colitis (UC) who initially responded to treatment with STELARA sustained symptomatic remissiona rates at nearly three years (week 152).1 Furthermore, a majority (96.4 percent) of the patients in symptomatic remissiona at week 152 were corticosteroid-free. These data are being pr...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - July 9, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Thiamine combined with vitamin C in sepsis or septic shock: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Conclusions: Despite widespread enthusiasm for thiamine combined with vitamin C for sepsis and septic shock, we only found an association with reduced SOFA score and time of vasopressor use. There was no association with in-hospital mortality. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - July 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

If you ’re going to put your preschooler in front of a screen, choose a TV. Here’s why | Sophie Brickman
Screens aren ’t all the same. When it comes to cognition, there are big differences between an iPad and a televisionFor her first few years of life, my daughter Ella likely thought the television played a single piece of content: the 1993 version of George Balanchine ’s Nutcracker, starring as the title role one Macaulay Culkin, who spends the majority of the ballet running around stage and flourishing his arm as the corps of the New York City Ballet actually dances. My mother had mentioned the story to Ella one day and I ’d found this free version, by chance, on YouTube. It was charming, and on the scale...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 9, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Sophie Brickman Tags: Science Children Family Children's health Children's TV Life and style Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: GP details four problematic symptoms you need to be aware of
DR SUMERA SHAHANEY detailed four problematic symptoms caused by a lack of vitamin B12. "It can cause a wide range of problems," the doctor warned, some of which can be "irreversible". (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: Noticeable changes in three body parts could be among symptoms
VITAMIN B12 deficiency may not seem like a big issue for most until the effects start to make some unusual changes on the body. Changes in these three body parts could indicate your levels are too low with a change in diet or supplementation urgently required. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: Noticeable changes in these three body parts could be symptoms
VITAMIN B12 deficiency may not seem like a big issue for most until the effects start to make some unusual changes on the body. Changes in these three body parts could indicate your levels are too low with a change in diet or supplementation urgently required. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FDA pushing to mandate "supplement registration" scheme while completely ignoring the 50,000+ Americans injured each year by over-the-counter pharmaceuticals
(Natural News) The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is actively conspiring with Big Pharma to restrict consumer access to dietary supplements. Under the guise of protecting the public against “dangerous” vitamins, the FDA wants to create a “mandatory product listing and registration” scheme for dietary supplements that would require them all to be tracked... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Too Little Sunlight, Vitamin D May Raise Colon Cancer Risk
Title: Too Little Sunlight, Vitamin D May Raise Colon Cancer RiskCategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/5/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/6/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - July 6, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Lab analysis finds near-meat and meat not nutritionally equivalent
(Duke University) A Duke University research team's deeper examination of the nutritional content of plant-based meat alternatives, using metabolomics, shows they're as different as plants and animals. Beef contained 22 metabolites that the plant substitute did not. The plant-based substitute contained 31 metabolites that meat did not. The greatest distinctions occurred in amino acids, dipeptides, vitamins, phenols, and types of saturated and unsaturated fatty acids found in these products. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - July 6, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: Is your heart rate different? Warning symptom due to anaemia
VITAMIN B12 deficiency is extremely common with millions of people around the world lacking in the essential vitamin. Your heart rate could be a major sign indicating how deficient you may be. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Too Little Sunlight, Vitamin D May Raise Colon Cancer Risk
MONDAY, July 5, 2021 -- New research finds that countries with more cloudy days tend to have higher colon cancer rates. Lower levels of vitamin D, the " sunshine vitamin, " may be to blame. So, boosting your vitamin D levels through exposure to... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - July 5, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: Expert warns of three ‘red flags’ to look out for
PHARMACIST Giulia Guerrini warned that a lack of vitamin B12 "can affect the nervous system and lead to macrocytic anaemia" - where enlarged red blood cells have low haemoglobin levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency symptoms: Four neurological problems that might be 'irreversible'
VITAMIN B12 is necessary for the healthy functioning of the nervous system; an inadequate supply will cause megaloblastic anaemia, which is when enlarged red blood cells can not work properly. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency symptoms: Three sensations in your feet that could signal low B12
VITAMIN B12 is fuel for the body so lacking it can cause a cascade of problems. There are three sensations in your feet that can signal B12 deficiency is undermining your nervous system. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: The texture of your tongue could tell whether you're lacking B12
VITAMIN B12 is vital for DNA synthesis, yet it can take years before it becomes apparent that you could be deficient in the vitamin. One telling sign is the texture of your tongue. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: Peculiar symptom in the eyes known as blepharospasm – what is it?
VITAMIN B12 deficiency: Nerve problems like numbness or tingling, muscle weakness, and problems walking are common symptoms experienced when lacking the essential vitamin. These unusual nerve problems could also affect a person's eyes causing blepharospasms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: The ‘thumping’ sensation that may be signalling you’re low in B12
VITAMIN B12 is an important vitamin - it helps the body make red blood cells and keeps the nervous system healthy. A deficiency in the vitamin can cause a wide range of problems, including a "thumping heart". (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Energy boosting vitamins: The best supplements to stop tiredness
TIREDNESS is an all too common problem in today's day and age as many people lead busy lives. So if you're suffering from tiredness, what are the best vitamins to help boost energy levels? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What vitamins should I take daily? The 3 vitamins to consider taking
VITAMINS are organic substances found in food, but people often take them in supplement form if they can't get enough naturally. What vitamins should I take daily? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DEAL OF THE DAY: Boots launch deals on vitamins & supplements & extra 20% off with code
BOOTS has launched several deals on vitamins, supplements and minerals that are perfect for a health restock. In addition, customers can also get extra discounts when they shop online with a special code. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D: Three peculiar warning signs indicating toxicity from the supplement
VITAMIN D: During the summer months, the skin will make enough vitamin D to maintain good levels of it in the blood, but only if you are outside for at least 20 minutes a day, without sunscreen, typically between 10am and 2pm. Many people ensure their levels are topped up by supplementing with vitamin D. Having too much vitamin D in the body could cause an array of toxicity symptoms. What do you need to spot? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Does Vitamin D Deficiency Play a Role in Opioid Addiction? Does Vitamin D Deficiency Play a Role in Opioid Addiction?
Addressing vitamin D deficiency could be beneficial in the prevention and treatment of opioid addiction, new research suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - June 23, 2021 Category: Neurology Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Janssen Submits New Drug Application to U.S. FDA for XARELTO ® (rivaroxaban) to Help Prevent and Treat Blood Clots in Pediatric Patients
RARITAN, NJ, June 23, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today it has submitted a New Drug Application (NDA) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the use of XARELTO® (rivaroxaban) in pediatric patients. The NDA seeks two pediatric indications: treatment of venous thromboembolism (VTE, or blood clots) and reduction in the risk of recurrent VTE in patients aged birth to less than 18 years of age after at least five days of initial parenteral anticoagulant treatment; and thromboprophylaxis (prevention of blood clots) in patients aged 2 years and older with co...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - June 23, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Smart sunscreens to keep you safe this summer: Are these new products better than the big brands?
Root + Fruit Bright Start is made with vitamin C, gardenia Florida fruit extract and 'antioxidant vitamin E, nourishing almond oil and aloe vera, scented with a stimulating blend of six essential oils'. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pacific Nature ’s ® Vitamin and Supplement Brand Launches 3 New...
Pacific Nature’s® vitamin and supplement brand launches 3 new products supporting the digestive health, cognitive health and immune support segments: African Mango Seed Extract Fat Metabolizing...(PRWeb June 21, 2021)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/pacific_natures_vitamin_and_supplement_brand_launches_3_new_products_african_mango_seed_extract_lion_s_mane_mushroom_and_nature_s_immune_powered_by_epicor/prweb18014811.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - June 21, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 supplements: Five signs on your skin, ears, mouth and eyes showing deficiency
A VITAMIN B12 deficiency gradually worsens over time, leading to an increase in seemingly innocuous symptoms. However, as the nutrient is needed to create healthy blood cells, the damage could become everlasting. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The effects of vitamin D supplementation on types of falls - Wanigatunga AA, Sternberg AL, Blackford AL, Cai Y, Mitchell CM, Roth DL, Miller ER, Szanton SL, Juraschek SP, Michos ED, Schrack JA, Appel LJ.
BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES: To assess whether vitamin D supplementation prevents specific fall subtypes and sequelae (e.g., fracture). DESIGN: Secondary analyses of STURDY (Study to Understand Fall Reduction and Vitamin D in You)-a response-adaptive, ra... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: Have you felt this peculiar sensation in your thighs? Sign to spot
VITAMIN B12 is so integral for the proper functioning of the body when a person lacks in the essential vitamin a variety of peculiar signs may develop. Feeling a certain sensation along the back of the thighs could indicate a serious deficiency. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news