Vitamin D deficiency: The 'mood symptoms' which could be warning signs
VITAMIN D deficiency can have a number of symptoms, some of which may present in your mood. If you are spending a lot of time indoors, the NHS suggests you should take 10 micrograms of vitamin D a day to keep your bones and muscles healthy. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Latest Phase 3 Data for First-in-Class TREMFYA ® (guselkumab) Demonstrates Significant and Durable Improvement in Signs and Symptoms of Active Psoriatic Arthritis while Maintaining its Safety Profile in Patients with Inadequate Response to Tumor Necrosis Factor Inhibition (TNFi-IR)
SPRING HOUSE, PENNSYLVANIA, December 3, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced new TREMFYA® (guselkumab) efficacy and safety data from the Phase 3b COSMOS trial published in Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases (ARD), evaluating this selective interleukin (IL)-23 inhibitor in adults with active psoriatic arthritis (PsA) who demonstrated inadequate efficacy or intolerance to tumor necrosis factor inhibition (TNFi).1 Results showed significantly higher proportions of patients treated with TREMFYA had improvement in joint signs and symptoms and complete skin clearance versus...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - December 3, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency symptoms warning from Dale Pinnock: 'More susceptible' to viruses
VITAMIN D, or a lack of it, is linked to health problems including susceptibility to illnesses like COVID-19 and bone problems, health expert Dale Pinnock told Express.co.uk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin C deficiency: One common symptom that shows up on skin after three months
VITAMIN C deficiencies affect many people, with one key symptom appearing on the skin after three months of insufficient levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stroke: The vitamin deficiency present in the majority of stroke sufferers - study
A STROKE is a serious life-threatening medical condition that happens when the blood supply to part of the brain is cut off. There are several factors which can put you at risk, and a vitamin deficiency may be one of them. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Does Vitamin D Have a Role in Cancer, CVD, and COVID? Does Vitamin D Have a Role in Cancer, CVD, and COVID?
Drs Pam Taub, JoAnn Manson, and Michael Holick discuss vitamin D and the importance of maintaining sufficient levels for overall health.American College of Cardiology & Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Commentary Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: Feeling tired and lower back pain could be symptoms
VITAMIN D is a crucial nutrient, and it's in short supply over the winter months. How can you tell if you're lacking vitamin D? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D toxicity may increase your risk of atrial fibrillation – symptoms to spot
THE WINTER months can put people at higher risk of vitamin D deficiency. Often a person will overcompensate for a lack of vitamin D by supplementing. But occasionally a person can take too much causing vitamin D toxicity experience, which can affect the heart. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prematurely greying hair: The five vitamin and mineral deficiencies which can cause it
GREYING hair tends to occur as we age, as hair follicles produce less colour as they age. It is largely determined by your genes, though vitamin deficiencies can also impact it. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

December 2021
Do You Need Dietary Supplements? : Vitamins, Minerals, and More Taking Dietary Supplements Safely Taking on Teeth Grinding and Clenching : Halt Dental Damage and Jaw Pain A Better Test for Kidney Disease Do Detox Diets and Cleanses Work? Vaccines.gov (Source: NIH News in Health)
Source: NIH News in Health - November 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Anti-ageing diet: Fruits and vegetables you should eat to 'fend off signs of ageing'
VITAMINS are essential for keeping your body healthy. One vitamin, in particular, is hailed for its anti-ageing properties. How can you pack more into your diet? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D, Winter And Health - An Atmospheric Sciences Perspective
As winter begins in the Northern Hemisphere, sunlight availability declines. What's the connection to Vitamin D and our health? (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - November 29, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Marshall Shepherd, Senior Contributor Tags: Science /science Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Source Type: news

Prostate cancer: Common vitamin deficiency could increase your risk - signs
PROSTATE cancer occurs in your prostate, a small walnut-shaped gland. The tricky thing about this type of cancer is that it can develop slowly, showing no signs for many years, the NHS reports. A prevalent vitamin deficiency in the UK can lead to a higher risk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Malnutrition, Severe Vitamin D Deficiency Risk Factors for Postoperative Complications in Older Adults After Orthopaedic Surgery
No abstract available (Source: Lippincott's Bone and Joint Newsletter)
Source: Lippincott's Bone and Joint Newsletter - November 26, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: CME Article Source Type: news

Vitamin deficiency: The texture of your tongue could signal you're lacking a vital vitamin
VITAMIN deficiencies can be detrimental, especially when red blood cell production is disturbed. Missing an adequate supply of a B vitamin can lead to tissues and organs throughout the body lacking the oxygen it needs. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer: A food packed with vitamin D reducing dementia risk and improve ageing
LONGEVITY comes down to a number of factors. By eating the right kinds of food, bursting with essential vitamins, you can be sure to help reduce your risk of Alzheimer's disease, keep your heart healthy and boost your longevity. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alzheimer's disease: The vitamin deficiency found in 70% of patients - signs to spot
RATES of Alzheimer's disease rates are proving difficult to tame, but there are many tools at our disposal to lower the risk. Certain nutrients are key for protecting the brain. When the body finds itself deficient in one of them, the chances of brain decline could increase by up to 53 percent. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Does Vitamin D Benefit Only Those Who Are Deficient? Does Vitamin D Benefit Only Those Who Are Deficient?
A large Mendelian randomization analysis has shown that, among those with vitamin D deficiency, there is an association between 25(OH)D levels and all-cause mortality.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - November 24, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Does Vitamin D Benefit Only Those Who Are Deficien
t? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - November 24, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Vitamin D supplements: The 'harmful' sign when you go to the toilet you’ve taken too many
VITAMIN D is crucial for your health, because it helps regulate the amount of calcium and phosphate in the body. This is necessary for keeping bones and teeth healthy. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: Sensation in the chest indicating long-term damage – what to spot?
VITAMIN B12 deficiencies may seem harmless until having continuously low levels go on to damage your nerves. Experiencing a certain sensation in your chest could be a major symptom you could be heading for long-term damage. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

B12 deficiency: The sign around the eyes that may be warning that levels are low
VITAMIN B12 is a water-soluble nutrient that is essential for the nervous system and optimal brain function. Signs that levels have fallen are wide-ranging. Occasionally, complications may arise around the eyes. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stroke: The 'very common' vitamin deficiency ‘doubling’ your risk of having a stroke
STROKE claims around 38,000 lives in the UK each year, making it one of the country's leading causes of death. But researchers estimate up to 50 percent of cases are preventable. One vitamin deficiency, which is prevalent in the UK, could double your risk of the deadly condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: One common symptom of dangerously low levels of vital compound
VITAMIN D deficiencies are extremely common in the population, with random excessive sweating just one of the key symptoms of dangerously low levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D diet: The small vegetable that can provide ‘100 percent’ of your daily intake
VITAMIN D is often in short supply during the winter months, but incorporating more of one vegetable, in particular, could help to strengthen your overall health during the cold season. How much do you need to eat? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Janssen Reports Positive Topline Week 48 Phase 2 Results for TREMFYA ® (guselkumab) in Adults With Moderately to Severely Active Crohn's Disease
SPRING HOUSE, PENNSYLVANIA, November 17, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced topline results from the Phase 2 GALAXI 1 clinical trial which showed rates of clinical remission (Crohn’s Disease Activity Index [CDAI]
Source: Johnson and Johnson - November 17, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

A retrospective analysis of chemical constituents in regulated and unregulated e-cigarette liquids - Holt AK, Poklis JL, Peace MR.
E-cigarette or vaping use-associated lung injury (EVALI) was identified with the incidents of a multi-state outbreak of acute lung injuries associated with the use of electronic cigarettes (e-cigs) and attributed to vitamin E acetate in off-market cannabis... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Vitamin C supplements: Two warning signs of 'distress' in the body due to toxicity
VITAMIN C supplements might be tempting, especially as flu season is around the corner, with many people already falling ill. If you would like to top up your immune system, what is the best way to go about it? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New studies suggest dairy may actually be GOOD for us... and even help prevent disease
Although our bodies need fats for energy, growth and to absorb fat-soluble nutrients such as vitamins A, D and E, eating too much saturated fat can raise levels of 'bad' cholesterol in our blood. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Too many vitamin D supplements? The sign in your speech of 'a neurological condition'
VITAMIN D toxicity occurs when you have excessive amounts of vitamin D in your body. Taking too many vitamin D supplements over a long period of time can cause too much calcium to build up in the body. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alzheimer's breakthrough after study suggests one vitamin 'could protect' against disease
ALZHEIMER'S researchers made a potential breakthrough after finding high levels of vitamin B12 could prevent damage caused by the disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: Three major warning signs on your skin - when to take supplements
VITAMIN D helps regulate the amount of calcium and phosphate in the body, so a deficiency can lead to a number of problems. The body creates vitamin D from direct sunlight on the skin when outdoors, so the winter may be a time when vitamin D deficiency is more common. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Here’s When You Should Consult A Doctor About Your OTC Medication Use
Even though vitamins, pain relievers and allergy pills are available, there's a limit to how much you should take. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - November 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Long You Can Use Over-The-Counter Medicine Without Consulting A Doctor
Even though vitamins, pain relievers and allergy pills are widely available, there's a limit to how much you should take on your own. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - November 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DEAL OF THE DAY: Save 40 percent off vitamins & supplements in early Black Friday sale
AMAZON is slashing prices off vitamins and supplements with its early Black Friday offer. With low prices and including bestselling products, don't miss out on the chance to get a bargain. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The winter breakfast swap that can boost vitamin D - the perfect serving size explained
VITAMIN D deficiency is not uncommon in the winter months, but there are some easy changes to your diet that can boost levels. How can you pack more vitamin D into your breakfast? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Do you take calcium supplements? The side effects to be aware of when going to the toilet
CALCIUM is usually covered by your daily diet. Sources of this vitamin range from dairy products to green leafy vegetables. However, in some cases, people take calcium supplements. Like any medication, calcium supplements can cause some side effects including a warning sign when you go to the toilet that warrants medical advice. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Calcium, Protein Reduces Falls and Fractures in Older Adults Calcium, Protein Reduces Falls and Fractures in Older Adults
Vitamin D-replete older adults in residential care have fewer falls and fractures when their diets include foods rich in calcium and protein, a randomized controlled trial found.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines - November 10, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

PharmD alum advocates for responsible regulation of vitamins
Alumna Ana Najafi, PharmD ’21, shares her experience fighting for responsible regulation of vitamin B6 (Source: UCSF School of Pharmacy News)
Source: UCSF School of Pharmacy News - November 10, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Low vitamin D symptoms: The two unusual signs to watch out for this winter
ONE IN FIVE Brits has low Vitamin D levels and levels dramatically rise in the winter with less sunlight shining on our skin. Here are the two unusual signs of Vitamin D deficiency. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

10 Ways Therapists Personally Deal With SAD
The cold, the early sunset and a lack of vitamin D can mess with your mental health. Here's how the pros cope. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - November 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

10 Ways Therapists Personally Deal With Seasonal Depression
The cold, the early sunset and a lack of vitamin D can mess with your mental health. Here's how the pros cope. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - November 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High cholesterol: The ‘very common’ vitamin deficiency linked to higher risk of condition
HIGH cholesterol is behind a host of life-threatening conditions but remains hard to detect in the early stages due to an absence of symptoms. Certain foods, notably those rich in saturated fats, are advised against when trying to manage the condition. There is increasing evidence, however, that a lack of certain nutrients may also contribute to the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘Massage breaks the pain cycle’: the return of touch – after almost two years without it
For many people, social distancing and lockdowns left them bereft of physical contact. Here, touch experts explain why it is so essential and what we lost in its absenceIn a pandemic that has meant keeping 2 metres away from one another whenever possible, it appears that physical contact is beginning to return. Even handshakes are making a comeback:one poll found younger people were shaking hands again, although older generations are more uneasy about it. “We are wired to respond to emotional touch,” says Francis McGlone, a professor of neuroscience at Liverpool John Moores University. “My analogy is that...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 8, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Emine Saner Tags: Life and style Biology Science Relationships Friendship Coronavirus Source Type: news

Evaluating the heterogeneous effect of a modifiable risk factor on suicide: the case of vitamin D deficiency - Zubizarreta JR, Umhau JC, Deuster PA, Brenner LA, King AJ, Petukhova MV, Sampson NA, Tizenberg B, Upadhyaya SK, RachBeisel JA, Streeten EA, Kessler RC, Postolache TT.
OBJECTIVES: To illustrate the use of machine learning methods to search for heterogeneous effects of a target modifiable risk factor on suicide in observational studies. The illustration focuses on secondary analysis of a matched case-control study of vita... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Vitamin D and Omega-3 Reduce Autoimmune Issues
Vitamin D and Omega-3 Supplements Reduce Autoimmune Disease Risk (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - November 8, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

What are the signs of B12 deficiency? Expert lists symptoms - eat these foods
VITAMIN B12 deficiency can be dangerous. An expert discussed the warning signs. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D and Omega-3 Supplements Reduce Autoimmune Disease Risk Vitamin D and Omega-3 Supplements Reduce Autoimmune Disease Risk
The effect was strongest with vitamin D, with significant risk reduction beginning more than 2 years after the start of daily supplementation.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - November 8, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Allergy & Clinical Immunology News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: Worsening allergies or asthma? Low levels increase symptoms
VITAMIN D deficiency symptoms can be difficult to spot, but they are particularly common during the cold winter months when sniffles and increased allergies are common place. Could your allergies be caused by a lack of vitamin D? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Janssen to Present the Strength and Promise of its Hematologic Malignancies Portfolio and Pipeline at ASH 2021
RARITAN, N.J., November 4, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today that more than 45 company-sponsored abstracts, including 11 oral presentations, plus more than 35 investigator-initiated studies will be featured at the American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting and Exposition. ASH is taking place at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta and virtually from December 11-14, 2021.“We are committed to advancing the science and treatment of hematologic malignancies and look forward to presenting the latest research from our robust portfolio and pipeline du...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - November 5, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news