VITAL Results for Vitamin D and Omega-3s VITAL Results for Vitamin D and Omega-3s
The largest prospective randomized trial of vitamin D and omega-3 supplementation provides much-needed information.Medscape Ob/Gyn (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health Slide/Lecture Presentation Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency - why you should never ignore this ‘annoying’ symptom in your eyes
VITAMIN B12 deficiency symptoms include tiredness, feeling faint and difficulty breathing. You may need to add more vitamin B12 foods to your diet if you have this “annoying” symptom in your eyes. Are you at risk of a deficiency? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D Deficiency Elevates Colorectal Cancer Risk Vitamin D Deficiency Elevates Colorectal Cancer Risk
Dr David Johnson on why we should consider vitamin D supplementation beyond its benefits for bone health.Medscape Gastroenterology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Commentary Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the health benefits of cucumber water?
Cucumber water is helpful for promoting hydration, weight loss, and lower blood pressure. It is simple to make, and cucumbers are rich in vitamins A and K, as well as potassium and magnesium. It can be a tastier alternative to water. Learn more about the health benefits of cucumber water, and how to make it here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Best supplements for the brain: The B vitamin supplement vital for proper brain function
BEST supplements for brain function: Vitamin B is one of the most important vitamin groups when it comes to healthy function of the body. But with many different types of vitamin B, which ones should you prioritise when it comes to proper braun function. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Best supplements for brain function: The B vitamin vital for proper brain function
BEST supplements for brain function: Vitamin B is one of the most important vitamin groups when it comes to healthy function of the body. But with many different types of vitamin B, which ones should you prioritise when it comes to proper braun function. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Maintaining optimal vitamin D levels is key to preventing cancer
(Natural News) There is a lot of conflicting advice out there about vitamin use, and the insistence by a few vocal “experts” that multivitamins are a waste of money has led many people to falsely believe that not getting enough vitamins is not such a big deal. However, when it comes to vitamin D, maintaining... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Are Gummy Vitamins Even Good For You? Here's What Experts Say.
Diving into what you need to know — and do — before taking the supplements. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - November 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Are Smoothies Healthy? Here ’s What the Experts Say
Smoothies have a health glow about them. They’re often an integral part of cleanses, and they’re ubiquitous at health food stores and health-centric restaurants. And the smoothie trend is still going strong. Workout studios serve them up post-class, dietitians preach their powers and fit celebrities tout their nutritional prowess. But are smoothies healthy? Here’s what you should know about the drink, whether you’re picking one up or making your own. How to make healthy smoothies You can put nearly anything into a smoothie. But most consist of liquid (like water, non-dairy milk or kefir), fruits, ve...
Source: TIME: Health - November 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Cassie Shortsleeve  Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition Source Type: news

Rheumatoid arthritis: Include these vitamins and minerals in your diet to treat joint pain
RHEUMATOID arthritis can be a painful and stressful condition to live with, but symptoms may be improved by including the right vitamins and minerals in your diet. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rheumatoid arthritis: The BEST vitamins and minerals to treat joint pain
RHEUMATOID arthritis can be a painful and stressful condition to live with, but symptoms may be improved by including the right vitamins and minerals in your diet. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Low vitamin D levels linked to earlier deaths in older men
Low levels of vitamin D may be linked to earlier deaths in older men, according to data published inGeriatrics and Gerontology International.Healio (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - November 14, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: This toilet habit could be a sign you have the condition
VITAMIN D deficiency symptoms tend to develop during the autumn and winter months because the main source of the vitamin is the sun and this is in short supply. Serious health complications can occur if the condition is left untreated - one symptom to watch out for is related to your toilet habits. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Best supplements for the prostate: Take this vitamin supplement to improve prostate health
BEST supplements for the prostate: Prostate health is still accompanied by social stigma which can jeopardise the long-term health and wellness of men. So how can you ensure a healthy prostate? Is there a supplement experts recommend you take? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin C can prevent gout
(Natural News) Vitamin C has been reported to prevent and treat infection, heart disease, diabetes, and cancer. Another study has shown that it can also prevent gout. Gout is one of the most common types of arthritis that causes severe pain, swelling, and stiffness in a joint, typically affecting the joint in the big toe.... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency warning - does your skin look like this? Hidden signs on your skin
VITAMIN B12 deficiency symptoms include feeling very tired, difficulty breathing, and feeling faint. You should add more vitamin B12 foods to your diet if you have this sign of the condition on your skin. Are you at risk? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AHA: Limited Benefit for n-3 Fatty Acids in CVD, Cancer Prevention
TUESDAY, Nov. 13, 2018 -- Omega-3 fatty acids and vitamin D do not significantly reduce major cardiovascular events or cancer incidence, according to two studies published online Nov. 10 in the New England Journal of Medicine to coincide with the... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - November 13, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Are you getting enough vitamin D? Low levels linked to compromised immune function
(Natural News) From the day a child is born, to every “well baby” doctor visit thereafter, Americans are trained to believe that vaccination is immunization. If you don’t receive every recommended dose of vaccine on time, as scheduled, you are putting your child and the community at risk… so we’re told. What if healthy immune... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rejuvenate your skin and get rid of dark circles under your eyes with aloe vera
(Natural News) Are you always pulling all-nighters that cause unsightly dark circles to form under your eyes? If you want to get rid of these blemishes, look no further than aloe vera. A unique succulent plant, aloe vera contains vitamin E and anti-pigmentation properties, which help get rid of those dark circles. The video below, which was... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

An introduction to vitamin B12 and vitamin D3
(Natural News) Many people know the importance of vitamins B and D, but not everyone knows that these actually have different forms. Various vitamin types might not be found in the same sources so there is a chance that you are not getting all the necessary nutrients since you are just getting one form of it. Vitamins... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Exercise intervention benefits elderly in hospital
Those who did resistance, balance and walking exercises had better functional capacity at discharge Related items fromOnMedica Exercise regimes 'do not slow dementia' Regular not excessive exercise link to better mental health Modified tai chi training reduced falls in at-risk elderly ‘Moving Medicine’ tool will aid dialogue about exercise Vitamin D linked to cardiorespiratory fitness (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - November 13, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Vitamin D supplements may be pointless for preventing heart disease and cancer, study finds
Currently, 26 percent of Americans aged 60 and older take vitamin D supplements, despite the results of a new study that found the dosages are not effective at lowering the risk of heart disease. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prevent the number one cause of premature death by simply taking vitamin C
(Natural News) Vitamin C is the go-to nutrient for immune system support, but did you know that this vital nutrient can also help prevent heart disease? Coronary heart disease is a leading cause of premature death in the United States, and it turns out diet is a huge factor. Estimates have long shown that roughly half... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Don't count on vitamin D or fish oil supplements to reduce your risk of cancer or heart disease
A widely anticipated study has concluded that neither vitamin D nor fish oil supplements prevent cancer or serious heart-related problems — such as heart attacks and strokes — in healthy older people.Although hundreds of studies of these supplements have been published over the years, the new... (Source: Los Angeles Times - Science)
Source: Los Angeles Times - Science - November 12, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Liz Szabo Source Type: news

Reverse aging with these 4 common vitamins
(Natural News) Most of us hope to live to see old age, but that doesn’t mean that every aspect of aging is fun. Everything from your physical appearance to your health and your mental performance will take a toll as you hit your twilight years. Thankfully, you can help to slow aging with a little... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D lowers risk of cancer death, fish oil reduces odds of heart attack, study shows
A large U.S. study designed to gauge the health benefits of vitamin D and fish oil supplements concludes that the omega-3 oil can dramatically reduce the odds of a heart attack while vitamin D's benefits seem to come from lowering the risk of death from cancer. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - November 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Vitamin D lowers risk of cancer death, fish oil reduces odds of heart attack, study suggests
A large U.S. study designed to gauge the health benefits of vitamin D and fish oil supplements concludes that the omega-3 oil can dramatically reduce the odds of a heart attack while vitamin D's benefits seem to come from lowering the risk of death from cancer. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - November 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Fish oil cuts heart attack risk, vitamin D lowers odds of cancer death
(Reuters Health) - A large U.S. study designed to gauge the health benefits of vitamin D and fish oil supplements concludes that the omega-3 oil can dramatically reduce the odds of a heart attack while vitamin D's benefits seem to come from lowering the risk of death from cancer. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Vitamin D, fish oil supplements of little benefit to heart health
Two large new clinical trials have examined the benefits of vitamin D and fish oil supplements for staving off heart disease and cancer. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiovascular / Cardiology Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency symptoms: Be wary of this eye symptom - it could be the condition
VITAMIN B12 deficiency symptoms can be mistaken for less serious health conditions, but if left untreated, serious complications can occur. One symptom to note is linked to the eyes, and if you experience this you should see your GP. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D supplements may not protect against heart attacks, strokes and cancer
Research, published in theNew England Journal of Medicine, suggests that vitamin D supplements do not protect older adults from heart attacks, strokes or cancer.Independent (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - November 12, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

High vitamin D levels may be linked to increased fitness
People with higher vitamin D levels are more likely to have an increased level of cardiorespiratory fitness, according to research published in theEuropean Journal of Preventive Cardiology. Healio (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - November 12, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

STUDY: Fish oil And vitamin D pills no guard against cancer or serious heart trouble
This latest study is the strongest and most definitive examination yet. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Heart meeting features fish oil, vitamin D, cholesterol news
Top news at an American Heart Association conference focuses on what does and does not help prevent heart attacks and other problems (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Animals raised on organic selenium supplements produce fresher meat
(Natural News) There’s no question that eating meat is highly beneficial: Meats like beef and chicken are a complete source of protein and deliver a good amount of iron and vitamin B12. Unfortunately, meat can also become detrimental to your health. When damaged by heat or oxygen, the polyunsaturated fats in meat become oxidized and... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AHA: Fish Oil, Vitamin D Not VITAL to Heart Health
(MedPage Today) -- VITAL trial also showed no benefits for cancer incidence with both supplements (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - November 11, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Fish Oil, Vitamin D No Help for Heart Risk, Cancer
And new study finds no reason to get routine vitamin D tests, researchers say. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Studies Give Mixed Results About Taking Fish Oil and Vitamin D
(CHICAGO) — Taking fish oil or vitamin D? Big studies give long-awaited answers on who does and does not benefit from these popular nutrients. Fish oil taken by healthy people, at a dose found in many supplements, showed no clear ability to lower heart or cancer risks. Same for vitamin D. But higher amounts of a purified, prescription fish oil slashed heart problems and heart-related deaths among people with high triglycerides, a type of fat in the blood, and other risks for heart disease. Doctors cheered the results and said they could suggest a new treatment option for hundreds of thousands of patients like these. ...
Source: TIME: Health - November 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: MARILYNN MARCHIONE / AP Tags: Uncategorized onetime Supplements Source Type: news

VITAL: No CVD or Cancer Benefit From Vitamin D, Omega-3 VITAL: No CVD or Cancer Benefit From Vitamin D, Omega-3
There were no significant reductions in major cardiovascular events or incidence of cancer, the two primary endpoints, in those who took omega-3 or vitamin D supplements in this large and diverse trial.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Big studies give mixed news on fish oil, vitamin D
Big studies reveal mixed results on who does and does not benefit from taking fish oil or vitamin D (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Vitamin D And Fish Oil Supplements Disappoint In Long-Awaited Study Results
After years of debate, a major government funded study failed to find any overall benefit of taking widely used supplements to protect against heart disease or cancer.(Image credit: Cathy Scola/Getty Images) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - November 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Patti Neighmond Source Type: news

Vitamin D And Fish Oil Supplements Mostly Disappoint In Long-Awaited Research Results
After years of debate, a major government funded study failed to find any overall benefit of taking widely used supplements to protect against heart disease or cancer.(Image credit: Cathy Scola/Getty Images) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - November 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Patti Neighmond Source Type: news

Fish Oil and Vitamin D Supplements May Not Help Prevent Heart Attacks and Cancer, Study Says
There’s good evidence that fish oil supplements may lower the risk of second heart events — like a heart attack or stroke — in people with heart disease, but few rigorous studies have investigated whether the supplement can help people to lower their risk of having a heart event in the first place. And while some data suggests that people with lower levels of vitamin D tend to have higher rates of heart disease and cancer, the evidence isn’t solid. Now, a new study published in the New England Journal of Medicine and presented at the annual meeting of the American Heart Association offers more findi...
Source: TIME: Health - November 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized Drugs Source Type: news

Vitamin D, omega-3 supplements do not prevent cancer or heart disease, study says
Vitamin D and omega-3 supplements do not prevent cancer or heart disease, a new study finds, the latest in the years-long debate over their benefits. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - November 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D and Fish Oils Are Ineffective for Preventing Cancer and Heart Disease
The largest study to test vitamin D and omega-3 pills in healthy adults found they did little to prevent cardiovascular disease, but hinted at benefits for groups including African-Americans. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - November 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: RONI CARYN RABIN Tags: Cancer Heart Stroke Dietary Supplements and Herbal Remedies Vitamin D Omega-3 Fatty Acids Vitamins Fish and Other Marine Life Preventive Medicine Deaths (Fatalities) Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency - does your hair look like this? Signs to eat more ‘sunshine’ vitamin
VITAMIN D deficiency symptoms include tiredness, aches and pains, and excessive sweating. But you could also be at risk of the deficiency, and should add more vitamin D foods to your diet, if you have this sign on your head. Does your hair look like this? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Best supplements for eyes: Five vitamins and minerals to maintain sharp vision
BEST supplements for eyes: When it comes too looking after your peepers, certain nutrients have a particular affinity with eye health. Which vitamins and minerals, available in supplement form, can help boost vision? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

VITAL study: How vitamin D and fish oil affect risk of heart attack, stroke and cancer
(Brigham and Women's Hospital) Brigham and Women's Hospital investigators leading the VITamin D and OmegA-3 TriaL (VITAL) conducted a rigorous placebo-controlled trial over the course of 5.3 years, gleaning a treasure trove of information on the effects of both supplements. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - November 10, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

In Association With Sunshine Mills, Lidl Voluntarily Recalls Orlando Brand Grain Free Chicken & Chickpea Superfood Recipe Dog Food Due to Elevated Levels of Vitamin D.
In association with Sunshine Mills, Lidl is voluntarily recalling specific lots of Orlando brand Grain Free Chicken& Chickpea Superfood Recipe Dog Food because the products may contain elevated levels of Vitamin D. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - November 9, 2018 Category: Food Science Source Type: news