The U.S. Will Move to Ban Flavored E-Cigarettes, Trump Official Says
(Bloomberg) –– President Donald Trump called vaping a “problem” and his health secretary said the government would force companies to remove flavored vaping products from the market after reports of hundreds of U.S. cases of a mysterious illness related to e-cigarette devices. “Not only is it a problem overall, but really specifically with respect for children,” Trump told reporters at the White House after a meeting with advisers including Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar and Acting Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Norman Sharpless. “We may very well have to ...
Source: TIME: Health - September 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Josh Wingrove and Jordan Fabian / Bloomberg Tags: Uncategorized Bloomberg onetime White House Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency symptoms: The sign in your eyes you could be lacking the vitamin
VITAMIN D deficiency symptoms can start to show if a person isn ’t getting enough of the so called ‘sunshine vitamin’, and left untreated, serious complications can occur. One sign which can signal the condition is dry eyes. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Avocado Toast With a Twist
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 11, 2019 -- It's a pricy mainstay on restaurant menus, but avocado toast is an easy and healthy breakfast or lunch that you can make at home. Avocados are full of healthy fats and vitamins C, E and B6. They're fiber all-stars, too,... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 11, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency symptoms: Three signs you could be lacking the 'sunshine vitamin'
VITAMIN D deficiency symptoms can start to show if a person isn ’t getting enough of the vitamin, and if the condition is left untreated, more serious health problems can occur. Three signs relating to a person’s head could signal the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New York to subpoena firms selling substances linked to illicit vaping products
New York state's lab has obtained samples of thickening agents and determined they are nearly pure vitamin E acetate, an oil that has been found in marijuana products used by people who fell sick. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - September 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lena H. Sun Source Type: news

Dietary energy intake and nutrition are important for the prevention of skeletal muscle loss in cancer survivors
(Natural News) Sarcopenia is a progressive disease characterized by the loss of skeletal muscle mass, strength, and function. It is commonly associated with aging but can also be seen in cancer survivors. There are no pharmacological treatments available for sarcopenia at present; only basic interventions such as resistance exercise, protein supplementation, and vitamin D administration... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High Doses of Vitamin D Don ’t Strengthen Bones
Vitamin D supplements may even lead to decreases in bone density. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Nicholas Bakalar Tags: Vitamins Bones Vitamin D Osteoporosis Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: Pain in this part of the body could be sign of condition
VITAMIN D is an essential nutrient that helps support the body ’s vital functions. It is well understood that lacking the vitamin can cause serious bone complications. It may come as a surprise that it can also affect a specific area of the body. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vaping-Linked Lung Illnesses Double, Vitamin E Acetate Leading Suspect
Title: Vaping-Linked Lung Illnesses Double, Vitamin E Acetate Leading SuspectCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/6/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/9/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Lungs General)
Source: MedicineNet Lungs General - September 9, 2019 Category: Respiratory Medicine Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: This ‘subtle’ symptom is a major warning sign
VITAMIN D helps the body to perform vital functions. It is well understood that a lack of the nutrient can cause physical deformities. Mounting evidence suggests it may take its toll on emotional health too. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: The six main signs you’re lacking B12 and could be deficient
VITAMIN B12 is the water-soluble vitamin that plays an essential role in the production of red blood cells. Lacking in the vitamin could cause a number of signs in the body. What are the six main symptoms that could mean you are vitamin B12 deficient? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cases of Vaping-Related Lung Illness Surge, Health Officials Say
Indiana announced a third death linked to the illness on Friday, and Minnesota a fourth. State and federal health officials are working urgently to understand the causes. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Matt Richtel and Denise Grady Tags: E-Cigarettes Vitamin E Lungs Respiratory System Medicine and Health Indiana Illinois Oregon your-feed-science your-feed-health Source Type: news

US Health Officials Report New Vaping Deaths, Repeat Warning
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials on Friday again urged people to stop vaping until they figure out why some are coming down with serious breathing illnesses. Officials have identified about 450 possible cases, including as many as five deaths, in 33 states. The count includes newly reported deaths in California, Indiana and Minnesota. No single vaping device, liquid or ingredient has been tied to all the illnesses, officials said. Many of the sickened — but not all — were people who said they had been vaping THC, the chemical that gives marijuana its high. Many are teens. Health officials have only b...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - September 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News Syndicated CBSN Boston vaping Source Type: news

Is Vaping Marijuana Safe? Deaths and Lung Disease Linked to E-Cigs Call That Into Question
Vaping THC may be behind many of the serious lung diseases that have been tied to e-cigarette use––raising concerns about an increasingly popular way of consuming marijuana, which many consumers view as a relatively safe habit. Up to 450 people have developed illnesses and at least three people have died after using e-cigarettes, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) officials said on a call with reporters Friday. While the CDC and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have not found a device, product or substance that is linked to all cases, a paper published Friday in the New England Journal of Medic...
Source: TIME: Health - September 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized onetime public health Source Type: news

Vitamin E Oil Might Be Cause of Vaping - Linked Lung Injuries
(Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - September 6, 2019 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Pharmacy, Pulmonology, Dependence, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Nootropics: Not just a fancy way of saying brain vitamins
(Natural News) Nootropics are natural or synthetic substances that boost brain function. If you want to enhance your memory and cognitive performance, consider taking a natural nootropic like curcumin or caffeine. Nootropics, which are also called brain vitamins or smart drugs, boost memory and cognitive performance in otherwise healthy individuals. Additionally, nootropics offer neuroprotective benefits. The negative side... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vaping Illnesses Could Link To Vitamin E Oil
As officials try to pin down the cause of more than 200 US lung illnesses tied to vaping, some say that an oil derived from Vitamin E could be the culprit. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - September 6, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Janet Burns, Contributor Source Type: news

Best supplements for the brain: The vitamin supplement proven to boost brain function
SUPPLEMENTS have been used to help with a myriad of health issues. One vitamin supplement in particularly could help boost brain function, and could even help with improving memory in patients with Alzheimer ’s disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin E Oil Might Be Cause of Vaping-Linked Lung Injuries
FRIDAY, Sept. 6, 2019 -- Lab tests have found a chemical derived from vitamin E in samples of vaping products that have sickened people in 25 states. Investigators at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration discovered the oily chemical, vitamin E... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 6, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency symptoms: The sign on your head you could lack the ‘sunshine vitamin'
VITAMIN D deficiency symptoms may start to show if a person isn ’t getting enough of the vitamin, and if the condition is left untreated problems with the bones can occur. One sign of deficiency may appear on a person’s head. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A study about the relationship between vitamin D level and hip fractures - Anthony AN, Cherian JJ, Saij MJ.
INTRODUCTION: Hip fractures are devastating injuries that most often affect the elderly and have a tremendous impact on both the healthcare system and society in general. The role of calcium and Vitamin D deficiency in bone metabolism is known and hence th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 6, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

News Brief: Bahamas Recovery, Vitamin E And Vaping, City Heat And Poverty
Recovery and rescue efforts are underway in the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian. Also, health officials are looking at the role of vitamin E and vaping in respiratory illnesses. (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - September 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jason Beaubien Source Type: news

Is It Time to Give Up on Vitamin D Supplementation in Infancy? Is It Time to Give Up on Vitamin D Supplementation in Infancy?
Yet another study casts doubts about the benefit of vitamin D supplementation -- even at high doses -- in infancy. Is it time to move on?Medscape Pediatrics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics Viewpoint Source Type: news

This chemical is 'key focus' in vaping illness investigation, health officials say
There were high levels of the chemical vitamin E acetate in nearly all cannabis-containing samples analyzed as part of an investigation into vaping-related lung illnesses, the New York State Department of Health said Thursday. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - September 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin E Oil Potentially Linked to Vaping Risks
Vitamin E Oil Potentially Linked to Vaping-Related Lung Illness (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - September 6, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

New York State Suspects Vitamin E May Have Played a Role in Vaping Illnesses
Health officials around the country are still investigating numerous possible causes and have tested only some of the devices used by ill patients. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Matt Richtel Tags: your-feed-science E-Cigarettes Vitamin E New York State New York State Department of Health Lungs Source Type: news

7 Reasons why you should always get enough of vitamin D
(Natural News) Vitamin D is a unique kind of vitamin that does not act in the same way that other vitamins do. Instead, it acts more like a hormone that is naturally produced by your body. It is known as the “Sunshine Vitamin” because you normally get this vitamin from your skin’s exposure to sunlight. The way... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin E may be linked to marijuana vaping illnesses
CBS News spoke to an 18-year-old whose lungs were severely damaged by marijuana vaping (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - September 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin E may be linked to marijuana vaping illnesses
There is a major break in the nationwide vaping crisis. Public health officials said some of the marijuana products that recently sickened users across the country contained the same chemical. It's a type of oil made from vitamin E. Dean Reynolds reports. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - September 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin E Oil Potentially Linked to Vaping-Related Lung Illness Vitamin E Oil Potentially Linked to Vaping-Related Lung Illness
New York health officials claim lab results showed'very high levels'of vitamin E acetate in nearly all cannabis-containing vape products used by individuals who developed severe respiratory illness.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pulmonary Medicine News Source Type: news

Vitamin E Suspected In Serious Lung Problems Among People Who Vaped Cannabis
New York officials say tests found high levels of vitamin E in cannabis vaping products used by people who developed lung damage. But it's only one of many possible causes still under investigation.(Image credit: Daniel Becerril/Reuters) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - September 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Joe Neel, Allison Aubrey Source Type: news

Vaping illnesses likely caused by vitamin E oil in cannabis e-cigs
US Food and Drug Administration officials found a vitamin E-derived oil known to cause lung infections in nearly all the samples of cannabis e-cig liquids involved in the spate of vaping illnesses. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tests link vitamin E in vaping products to lung illnesses across U.S.
State and federal health officials found an oil-extract from vitamin E, called vitamin E acetate, may have played a role in respiratory problems reported by people who use marijuana and nicotine vape cartridges. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - September 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Health Officials Close in on Culprit in Vaping Lung Injury Cases
THURSDAY, Sept. 5, 2019 -- Lab tests have found a chemical derived from vitamin E in samples of vaping products that have sickened people in 25 states. Investigators at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration discovered the chemical in samples of... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 5, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Contaminant found in marijuana vaping products linked to deadly lung illnesses, tests show
More than 200 reports of lung illnesses are under investigation, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Vitamin E acetate has been found in vaping samples. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - September 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lena H. Sun Source Type: news

Vaping Cases Linked to Vitamin E, Bootleg Cartridges?
Public health officials are frantically trying to find the causes and sources of the rash of severe lung injuries. More than 200 cases of vaping-related illnesses have been reported from at least 25 states, including two reported deaths. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Should I Give My Child Juice? Here ’s What Experts Say
Though juice was once a cornerstone of a balanced breakfast, its place at the table has been looking a bit precarious these days. Concerns over excess sugar and calories have led many parents to stop buying it–especially after a 2017 recommendation from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), which said juice provides no nutritional benefit to babies before their first birthday. Even older kids should limit their intake to minimize the risk of weight gain and tooth decay, according to the AAP. But is a glass of OJ really a big deal? While limiting sugar and calorie consumption is important, Dr. Wanda Abreu, a pedia...
Source: TIME: Health - September 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized diet Source Type: news

Health Officials Close in on Culprit in Vaping Lung Injury Cases
THURSDAY, Sept. 5, 2019 -- Lab tests have found a chemical derived from vitamin E in samples of vaping products that have sickened people in 25 states. Investigators at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration discovered the chemical in samples of... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 5, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

A New Study Suggests Vegetarians and Vegans Are at Higher Risk of Stroke. But Don ’t Reach for That Steak Just Yet
Vegetarians and vegans are likely to be concerned by the results of a new study with a surprising finding: those following meat-free diets, which are typically associated with better cardiovascular health, may actually have a higher risk of stroke than those who eat meat. But it’s too soon to run out and order a steak. The paper, published in the BMJ, found only a small increase in the risk of stroke, while confirming findings in other studies that vegetarians and vegans may have a lower risk of heart disease than meat-eaters. “It’s important to emphasize that we’ve looked at two outcomes here,&rdq...
Source: TIME: Health - September 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition onetime Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency symptoms: The sign in the eyes you could be lacking B12
VITAMIN B12 deficiency symptoms may develop if a person isn ’t getting enough of the vitamin from their diet, and left untreated, the condition can lead to serious health complications. One sign to be wary of may affect a person’s eyes. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vegetarians have a higher risk of stroke than meat eaters
Oxford University scientists, who tracked nearly 50,000 people for 18 years, believe low intake of the vitamins in meat may cause the additional risk. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vegetarians and pescatarians have lower risk of CHD
Vegetarians also have a fifth higher risk of haemorrhagic and total stroke compared with meat eaters Related items fromOnMedica WHO dietary fat guidance fails to consider crucial evidence Most supplements offer no real benefit, some might increase risks Should we recognise obesity as a disease? Vitamin D supplements do not confer cardiovascular protection Sweetened drinks greater risk for poor glycaemic control (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - September 5, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What happens when you take too much vitamin C?
Vitamin C is usually safe to take even at high dosages. However, people may experience mild side effects, such as digestive discomfort. Rarely, more serious side effects can occur. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

6 Mental illnesses that could benefit from inositol
(Natural News) Inositol is often mistaken as a B-vitamin, but it is actually a type of sugar. While the body produces inositol from carbohydrate-rich foods, it can also be obtained from natural sources like beans, fruits, nuts, and grains. Many people believe that an inositol-rich diet can manage a wide range of mental health problems. Inositol... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency symptoms: What can you smell? Sign you could be lacking B12
VITAMIN B12 deficiency symptoms may start to be noticeable if a person lacks the vitamin in their diet, and if the condition is left untreated, serious health complications can arise. One symptom to be aware of is related to a person ’s sense of smell. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Taking high doses of vitamin D may decrease bone density
Vitamin D supplementation at high doses has been found to decrease bone density and increase likelihood of developing hypercalciuria, according to a study by the World Health Organisation published in theJournal of the American Medical Association (JAMA).Scienmag (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - September 4, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency symptoms: This taste in your mouth could mean you’re lacking B12
VITAMIN B12 DEFICIENCY symptoms can occur if a person isn ’t getting enough of the vitamin from their diet, and left untreated, the condition can lead to serious and even life-threatening complications. One sign of vitamin B12 deficiency to recognise is having a certain taste in your mouth. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Want To Live Longer? Study Suggests You Should Ditch Soda
This study, as well as other research on the connection between diet and sugary beverages and health risks, is observational and cannot show cause and effect. That’s a major limitation, researchers say, as it’s impossible to determine whether the association is due to a specific artificial sweetener, a type of beverage, obesity or another hidden health issue. “The cause behind these associations isn’t clear,” said Bergquist. “Other potential biological causes could be attributed to experimental evidence linking consumption of artificial sweeteners to sugar cravings, appetite stimulation ...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - September 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News CNN Soda Source Type: news

Teen's Fussy 'Junk Food' Diet Leaves Him Blind
Despite his bad eating habits, his body mass index, a standard measure of obesity, remained normal. But the lack of essential vitamins and minerals took its toll. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamins for Depression
In trying to cope with the debilitating symptoms of depression, people often turn to vitamins, supplements, herbs, or home remedies first. And it’s no wonder — such efforts to alleviate symptoms are often far less expensive and easier to obtain. For some, it may be a part of their rationalization that their depression “isn’t all that bad,” if it can be treated with vitamins and supplements. Many people find relief in taking vitamins and supplements for depression. It is also one of the most well-researched topics, so we know what the science has to say about the efficacy of such treatments. Bu...
Source: Psych Central - September 3, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Authors: John M. Grohol, Psy.D. Tags: Depression Diet & Nutrition General Medications Miscellaneous Drugs supplements for depression vitamins for depression Source Type: news