Vitamin b12 deficiency: Eat this to maximise your vitamin b12 intake
VITAMIN b12 deficiency can cause tiredness, pale skin and constipation among others. It happens when there is a lack of the vital vitamin in the diet. Eating this fortified food could help someone avoid the deficiency. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: Six foods to include in your diet to avoid development of symptoms
VITAMIN B12 deficiency can result in anaemia - where the body has fewer red blood cells than normal. The vitamin is best gained through eating a balanced diet, and there are six foods in particular health experts recommend you eat to stop the development of symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

This Infant Disease Was Eradicated. Now It's Back. Why?
(MedPage Today) -- Some parents are refusing routine vitamin K shots for their newborns, as F. Perry Wilson, MD, explains (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - July 20, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

How Complementary Cancer Therapies Can Increase Risk of Early Death
People diagnosed with cancer have a multitude of treatment options, many of which are standard therapies that have been well-studied to improve their chances of surviving their disease or avoiding recurrence. But people are increasingly also folding in complementary medicine approaches — which include nutrients, herbal remedies and other so-called natural supplements — with their cancer treatment regimes. While these are not nearly as well-studied as conventional therapies like surgery, radiation and chemotherapy, many people rely on them because they believe they can improve their chances of surviving their ca...
Source: TIME: Health - July 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized Cancer healthytime Source Type: news

Bisphosphonate, Vitamin D Effects on Atherosclerosis in SLE Bisphosphonate, Vitamin D Effects on Atherosclerosis in SLE
Combined treatment with bisphosphonate and vitamin D may help prevent the development of atherosclerosis in patients with SLE.Arthritis Research & Therapy (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Association of monthly high-dose vitamin D supplementation and cancer risk
This study analyzed data from a randomized clinical trial that included a placebo group. There were 328 total cases of   cancer, with 165 among 2,558 participants (6.5 percent) who received monthly high-dose vitamin D supplementation and 163 among 2,550 participants (6.4 percent) in the placebo group. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - July 19, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Pricey Pee: Time to Regulate Vitamin and Dietary Supplements Pricey Pee: Time to Regulate Vitamin and Dietary Supplements
Multiple studies show that dietary supplements result in little more than expensive urine and in some cases may even cause harm. Melissa Walton-Shirley thinks it's high time they were better regulated.theheart.org on Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Expert Column Source Type: news

Is Shellfish Healthy? Here ’s What the Experts Say
With all the talk about the disease-fighting, life-extending superpowers of the Mediterranean diet, a lot of people are trying to cram more seafood into their meals. But while there are endless articles extolling the healthful glories of fatty, omega-3-rich fish like salmon and mackerel, there’s not much talk about shellfish—or whether these sea creatures deserve space on your shopping list. As it turns out, they do. “Shellfish are high-quality protein sources—just like land animals—meaning they have all the essential amino acids,” says Faye Dong, professor emerita of food science and hu...
Source: TIME: Health - July 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Markham Heid Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency - five reasons you need to eat more B12 foods
VITAMIN B12 deficiency could cause irritability, a yellowing of the skin, or difficulty moving. But adding vitamin B12 supplements or foods to your diet could boost your health. These are the five benefits of boosting your intake. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes drug could be modified to stop patients feeling sick and vomiting
Researchers at University of Pennsylvania and Syracuse University found when a Type 2 diabetes drug is modified with vitamin B-12 it could reduce vomiting rates by up to 78 per cent. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Scientific expert reaction to Cochrane Review on omega-3 fatty acids
This study provides no evidence to suggest that this dietary advice should change.”Read the press releaseSee the media coverageDeclared interestsProf Tim Chico: “No conflicts.”Dr Ian Johnson: “Ian Johnson has previously held honorary academic appointments in the medical school at the University of East Anglia.”Prof Tom Sanders: “Scientific governor of British Nutrition Foundation, Honorary Director of Nutrition HEART UK.”The Science Media CentreThe Science Media Centre is an independent venture working to promote the voices, stories and views from the scientific community to the ne...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - July 17, 2018 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How do you know if you have pernicious anemia?
Pernicious anemia is a condition where there is a lack of red blood cells. A vitamin B-12 deficiency causes it when the body is unable to absorb this nutrient effectively. Tiredness, shortness of breath, slow reflexes, and pale skin are among the symptoms. Find out here how doctors treat this immune system problem. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Blood / Hematology Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: You could avoid bone density loss and tiredness with this vitamin
VITAMIN deficiency symptoms could be avoided by making diet or lifestyle changes. Sometimes people don ’t get enough vitamin D, which can cause tiredness, back pain and hair loss among other signs. Levels of the essential vitamin could be boosted by eating more of a popular breakfast food. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The discrepancy at the heart of US-China trade tensions
Dispute over vitamin C exports shows why the conflict will not end soon (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - July 17, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: Eat more of this food to avoid the deficiency
VITAMIN deficiency symptoms could be avoided by making diet or lifestyle changes. Sometimes people don ’t get enough vitamin D, which can cause tiredness, back pain and hair loss among other signs. Levels of the essential vitamin could be boosted by eating more of a popular breakfast food. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: Avoid hair loss and muscle pain with this yellow food
VITAMIN deficiency symptoms could be avoided by making diet or lifestyle changes. Sometimes people don ’t get enough vitamin D, which can cause tiredness, back pain and hair loss among other signs. Levels of the essential vitamin could be boosted by eating more of a popular breakfast food. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin deficiency: Raise vitamin D levels by eating more of this popular breakfast food
VITAMIN deficiency symptoms could be avoided by making diet or lifestyle changes. Sometimes people don ’t get enough vitamin D, which can cause tiredness, back pain and hair loss among other signs. Levels of the essential vitamin could be boosted by eating more of a popular breakfast food. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The unexpected signs that you're suffering a lack of iron
Lack of iron is the most common vitamin and mineral deficiency in the UK — at least four million Britons are affected, including one in three hospital patients. Are you one of them? (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The unexpected signs that you're suffering a worrying lack of iron...
Lack of iron is the most common vitamin and mineral deficiency in the UK — at least four million Britons are affected, including one in three hospital patients. Are you one of them? (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D Little Help Against Brain Diseases
There's no special protective benefit for the brain in vitamin D, a new review of research on the topic has found. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - July 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D No Panacea for Brain Diseases
MONDAY, July 16, 2018 -- Vitamin D does little to defend your brain against multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease or Alzheimer's disease, a new review shows. The finding is based on an analysis of more than 70 studies. " Our work counters an... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - July 16, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Researchers Find Link Between Vitamin D and Asbestosis
This study was not designed to explain whether supplementing with vitamin D will protect against asbestosis. This new research also does not examine if taking vitamin D will slow down the progression of existing ILD. Still, there are a lot of good reasons to pay attention to the sunshine vitamin. Regardless of whether a person has been exposed to asbestos, no one should ignore very low vitamin D levels. People already diagnosed with an asbestos-related cancer, may benefit from a quick check of vitamin D levels. According to the medical literature, up to 80 percent of people with cancer may be vitamin D deficient. People ca...
Source: Asbestos and Mesothelioma News - July 16, 2018 Category: Environmental Health Authors: Matt Mauney Source Type: news

Vitamin b12 deficiency: Eat this food to raise your vitamin b12 intake
VITAMIN b12 deficiency could be avoided by making dietary changes. Not getting enough of this vitamin could result in problems with mood, energy level, memory, and also physical aspects including heart, skin, hair, or digestion. Eat this to help boost vitamin b12 levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin deficiency: Eat this food to get more vitamin b12 in your diet
VITAMIN b12 deficiency could be avoided by making dietary changes. Not getting enough of this vitamin could result in problems with mood, energy level, memory, and also physical aspects including heart, skin, hair, or digestion. Eat this to help boost vitamin b12 levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Plant-based products are not lowering blood pressure
(University of Houston) Clinical studies find that plant products or traditional antioxidants like vitamins have failed to lower blood pressure. University of Houston researchers suggest using a naturally-occurring protein that will. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Vitamin deficiency: How to add more vitamin D to your diet
VITAMIN D deficiency could cause bone deformities and pain, meaning it is important to get enough from daily activities and in the diet. The essential vitamin can easily be obtained by either standing in sunlight or eating certain foods. Try eating this to help avoid a vitamin D deficiency. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D found to substantially reduce risks of early menopause
(Natural News) Early menopause not only takes a toll on a woman’s physical health, but affects her emotional and mental well-being, too. It’s understandable, then, that delaying menopause is a matter of great importance to many women, and a subject of many scientific studies — many of which have found that delaying menopause often comes down to... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: Get more of the vital nutrient by eating this type of cheese
VITAMIN b12 deficiency, or folate deficiency, causes the body to produce red blood cells which can ’t function properly, causing muscle weakness, extreme tiredness and memory problems, among others. It is possible to get enough vitamin b12 by eating a varied diet. Eat this vitamin b12 food to get more of the vitamin. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: Get more of the vital nutrient by eating this
VITAMIN b12 deficiency, or folate deficiency, causes the body to produce red blood cells which can ’t function properly, causing muscle weakness, extreme tiredness and memory problems, among others. It is possible to get enough vitamin b12 by eating a varied diet. Eat this vitamin b12 food to get more of the vitamin. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: Eat this ‘great’ source of vitamin B12 and other vitamins
VITAMIN b12 deficiency, or folate deficiency, causes the body to produce red blood cells which can ’t function properly, causing muscle weakness, extreme tiredness and memory problems, among others. It is possible to get enough vitamin b12 by eating a varied diet. Eat this vitamin b12 food to get more of the vitamin. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Are you eating too much avocado? Probably!
Avocados are packed with fiber, potassium, vitamin C, and healthy fat that helps to lower your bad cholesterol levels. But one avocado is 300 calories, and you can get the benefits with much less. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: Signs you need more ‘sunshine’ vitamin as heatwave continues
VITAMIN D deficiency symptoms include back pain, tiredness and muscle weakness. These are the warning symptoms that you need more ‘sunshine’ vitamin, as the Met Office forecasts the UK to bask in more hot weather this weekend. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Are you eating too much avocado? Probably!
Avocados are packed with fiber, potassium, vitamin C, and healthy fat that helps to lower your bad cholesterol levels. But one avocado is 300 calories, and you can get the benefits with much less. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Higher Vitamin D Levels May Lower Breast Cancer Risk
FRIDAY, July 13, 2018 -- Higher levels of vitamin D may be protective against breast cancer, according to a study published online June 15 in PLOS ONE. Sharon L. McDonnell, M.P.H., from GrassrootsHealth in Encinitas, Calif., and colleagues examined... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 13, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Multivitamins May Not Provide Heart Benefits
An analysis found no ties between multivitamins and the risk for cardiovascular disease, coronary heart disease or stroke incidence or mortality. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - July 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: NICHOLAS BAKALAR Tags: Vitamins Heart Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Vitamin D offers no protection against Alzheimer's
Systematic review of clinical studies finds no robust evidence that vitamin D protects the brain against diseases such as Alzheimer's, MS, and Parkinson's. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alzheimer's / Dementia Source Type: news

Vitamin D offers no protection against Alzheimer's
Systematic review of clinical studies finds no robust evidence that vitamin D protects the brain against diseases such as Alzheimer's, MS, and Parkinson's. (Source: Parkinson's Disease News From Medical News Today)
Source: Parkinson's Disease News From Medical News Today - July 12, 2018 Category: Neurology Tags: Alzheimer's / Dementia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Osteoporosis: Mediterranean diet may slow bone loss
A 1-year trial found that a Mediterranean-like diet plus vitamin D-3 had no effect on normal bone density but slowed rate of hip bone loss in osteoporosis. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Osteoporosis Source Type: news

Is Hummus Actually Healthy? Here ’s What the Experts Say
Hummus, the chickpea-based dip that’s a staple in many Middle Eastern cuisines, is on the rise in the U.S. Multiple factors are fueling its growing popularity, according to the USDA: Hummus is naturally gluten-free, and Americans now have bigger appetites for healthier snacks. But how healthy is hummus? Here’s what the experts say. What is hummus made of? Traditional hummus is made from a blend of chickpeas, olive oil, tahini (sesame paste), lemon juice and spices, and this mix makes for a nutrient-dense food, says Elizabeth G. Matteo, a registered dietitian at Boston University’s Sargent Choice Nutritio...
Source: TIME: Health - July 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sophia Gottfried Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition healthytime Source Type: news

Vitamin D Toxicity: A 16-Year Retrospective Study Vitamin D Toxicity: A 16-Year Retrospective Study
The rise in interest in vitamin D supplementation has increased the potential for vitamin D toxicity. How common are toxic effects, at what dosage do they occur, and what are the symptoms?Laboratory Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pathology & Lab Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

New type 1 Diabetes clinical trial explores effects of Omega-3 and Vitamin D
(Diabetes Research Institute Foundation) The Diabetes Research Institute (DRI) at the University of Miami launches a new clinical trial to assess the impact of high-dose omega-3 fatty acids and vitamin D on halting the progression of type 1 diabetes (T1D). The DRI's Phase I/IIa trial, named the POSEIDON Study, will compare the effects of the proposed intervention in children and adults newly diagnosed and in those with longer-standing T1D to evaluate any benefit of early and late interventions. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 11, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency symptoms: Headaches could mean you have this deficiency
VITAMIN B12 deficiency symptoms are sometimes sparked when there is a diet deficiency. Warning signs of the deficiency include headaches among others. Watch out for these symptoms of problems in vitamin B12 levels and try eating these foods to help reverse it. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency symptoms: Headaches a possible warning sign of this diet deficiency
VITAMIN B12 deficiency symptoms are often sparked when the diet is deficient in this vitamin. Warning signs of the deficiency include headaches among others. Watch out for these symptoms of problems in vitamin B12 levels and try eating these foods to help reverse it. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Research: Vitamin D doesn't protect patients from brain-related disorders
Vitamin D unlikely protectd people from several brain-related disorders, including multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease and dementia. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - July 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D does NOT protect against dementia
Researchers from the University of Adelaide claim there is 'no convincing evidence' so-called sunshine supplements protect people from brain disorders. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

5 things that can ruin your summer (and how to avoid the repercussions)
(Natural News) Summer is a great time of the year, one where we can get outdoors more often, enjoy fresh fruits and vegetables, get some much needed vitamin D, and take that long awaited vacation. Those things alone are a cause for celebration. However, with any season there are the pros and cons and summer... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D does not protect against dementia
There is no solid clinical evidence that vitamin D is a protective neurological agent, according to a new study published inNutritional Neuroscience.Medical Xpress (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - July 10, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Vitamin D does NOT protect against dementia:
Researchers from the University of Adelaide claim there is 'no convincing evidence' so-called sunshine supplements protect people from brain disorders. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news