Vitamin D and Child Asthma, Genotype-Guided Antiplatelet Therapy, Diagnosing Alzheimer Disease, and more
Editor's Summary by Howard Bauchner, MD, Editor in Chief of JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, for the August 25, 2020 issue (Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary)
Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary - August 25, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Effect of Vitamin C in Sepsis, Effect of Collaborative Care on CVD Risk Factors, Genetic Variants Accounting for Severe COVID-19, and more
Editor's Summary by Howard Bauchner, MD, Editor in Chief of JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, for the August 18, 2020 issue (Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary)
Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary - August 18, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Thinking about vitamin D with Andrew Grey and Tom Chatfield
Interest in vitamin D, and it ’s association with a range of health outcomes continues - at least if the regular flurry of papers on the subject that are submitted to The BMJ are anything to go by, and with Covid-19, interest has piqued again. GPs are regularly asked to prescribe it, and to test for deficiencies. Low levels o f vitamin D are associated with a large number of health outcomes, but, given the high costs and low accuracy of tests, would it be easier just to recommend taking supplements without testing vitamin levels first, taking a “won’t hurt but might help” approach? If so, should we...
Source: The BMJ Podcast - August 13, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: BMJ talk medicine Source Type: podcasts

Convalescent Plasma for COVID-19, Vitamin D for Depression, Management of Heart Failure with Reduced Ejection Fraction, and more
Editor's Summary by Howard Bauchner, MD, Editor in Chief of JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, for the August 4, 2020 issue (Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary)
Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary - August 4, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Is vitamin D supplementation beneficial or harmful for women during pregnancy?
Many pregnant women have Vitamin D deficiency, and might consider taking oral supplements to counter this. In July 2019, Cristina Palacios from Florida International University in the USA, and colleagues, updated their Cochrane Review of the evidence. She tells us more in this podcast. (Source: Podcasts from The Cochrane Library)
Source: Podcasts from The Cochrane Library - February 13, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: Cochrane Source Type: podcasts

Vitamin C and Thiamine for Septic Shock, IV Iron Formulations for Fe-Deficiency Anemia, Home NIV for COPD, and more
Editor's Summary by Anne Cappola, MD, Associate Editor for JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, for the February 04, 2020 issue (Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary)
Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary - February 4, 2020 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Maternal Infant Outcomes of Umbilical Cord Management, Ubrogepant for Migraine, Vitamin D and Kidney Function in T2DM, and more
Editor's Summary by Howard Bauchner, MD, Editor in Chief of JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, for the November 19, 2019 issue (Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary)
Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary - November 19, 2019 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Effect of Vitamin C in Sepsis, Anesthesia vs Sedation for Stroke Thrombectomy, CKD Review, and more
Editors' Summary by Howard Bauchner, MD, Editor in Chief of JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, for the October 01, 2019 issue (Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary)
Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary - October 1, 2019 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Effect of Vitamin D on BMD, Effect of Tandem vs Single SCT on Neuroblastoma Survival, Treatment of NSCLC, and more
Editor's Summary by Howard Bauchner, MD, Editor in Chief of JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, for the August 27, 2019 issue (Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary)
Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary - August 27, 2019 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Diabetes Core Update – August 2019
Diabetes Core Update is a monthly podcast that presents and discusses the latest clinically relevant articles from the American Diabetes Association’s four science and medical journals – Diabetes, Diabetes Care, Clinical Diabetes, and Diabetes Spectrum. Each episode is approximately 20 minutes long and presents 5-6 recently published articles from ADA journals. Intended for practicing physicians and health care professionals, Diabetes Core Update discusses how the latest research and information published in journals of the American Diabetes Association are relevant to clinical practice and can be applied in a ...
Source: Diabetes Core Update - July 24, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: American Diabetes Association Source Type: podcasts

"C Rescue" -- The Discovery Files
Two-dimensional MXene nanosheets have promise in all sorts of applications. But they also have an Achilles' heel: they fall apart in a matter of days. Vitamin C to the rescue? (Source: The Discovery Files)
Source: The Discovery Files - July 23, 2019 Category: Science Authors: National Science Foundation Source Type: podcasts

Effect of Vitamin D on GI Cancer Survival, HIV PrEP and STIs, Tumor Genomics and NSCLC Outcomes, and more
Editor's Summary by Howard Bauchner, MD, Editor in Chief of JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, for the April 09, 2019 issue (Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary)
Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary - April 9, 2019 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Insights From 2 New Trials on Vitamin D as Cancer Therapy
Interview with John A. Baron, M.D., author of Vitamin D as Cancer Therapy?: Insights From 2 New Trials (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - April 9, 2019 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

TWiV 531: Circ du RNA
Patrick Moore returns to TWiV to discuss the discovery from the Chang-Moore laboratory of circular RNAs in cells infected with herpesviruses. Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, and Kathy Spindler Guest: Patrick Moore Subscribe (free): iTunes, Google Podcasts, RSS, email Become a patron of TWiV! Links for this episode Please take the TWiV listener survey ASV 2019 European Congress of Virology 2019 ASM Clinical Virology Symposium Intel ISEF judges needed Cancer virology at Pitt Alice Huang’s DI particles (PubMed) Circular DNA tumor viruses make ci...
Source: This Week in Virology - MP3 Edition - January 20, 2019 Category: Virology Authors: Vincent Racaniello Source Type: podcasts

Vitamin D Receptor Agonists for Hemodialysis Patients, Titin Los-of-Function Variants and Atrial Fibrillation, COIs as Research Misconduct, and more
Editor's Summary by Howard Bauchner, MD, Editor in Chief of JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, for the December 11, 2018 issue (Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary)
Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary - December 11, 2018 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, and The JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Talk evidence - Vitamin D, Oxygen and ethics
Welcome to this, trial run, of a new kind of BMJ podcast - here we ’re going to be focusing on all things EBM. Duncan Jarvies, Helen Macdonald and Carl Heneghan - and occasional guests- will be back every month to discuss what's been happening in the world of evidence. We'll bring you our Verdict on what you should start or stop doing, geek out... (Source: The BMJ Podcast)
Source: The BMJ Podcast - November 16, 2018 Category: General Medicine Authors: BMJ talk medicine Source Type: podcasts

JAMA Pediatrics : Effect of Higher vs Standard Vitamin D3 Dosing on Bone Strength and Infection in Healthy Infants
This audio summary reviews a randomized trial comparing the effects of higher (1200 IU) vs lower (400 IU) doses of vitamin D3 supplementation in healthy infants on CT-measured bone strength and self-reported infections at 2 years of age. (Source: JAMA Specialty Journals Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Specialty Journals Author Interviews - May 29, 2018 Category: General Medicine Authors: The JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

PCI in 2018, Colon Cancer Surveillance and Recurrence, LAA Occlusion and Stroke, Vitamin D for Wheezing in Premature Infants, and more
Editor's Summary by Howard Bauchner, MD, Editor in Chief of JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, for the May 22, 2018 issue (Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary)
Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary - May 22, 2018 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, and The JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

LDL-Lowering Benefit by Baseline LDL Levels, Comparative Efficacy of Newer Diabetes Drugs, Guideline on Vitamin D and Calcium to Prevent Fractures, and more
Editor's Summary by Howard Bauchner, MD, Editor in Chief of JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, for the April 17, 2018 issue (Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary)
Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary - April 17, 2018 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, and The JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

USPSTF Recommendation: Calcium and Vitamin D to Prevent Fractures and Interventions to Prevent Falls in Community-Dwelling Adults
Interview with Alex H Krist, MD, MPH, Task Force member and co-author of Vitamin D, Calcium, or Combined Supplementation for the Primary Prevention of Fractures in Community-Dwelling Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement, and Interventions to Prevent Falls in Community-Dwelling Older Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - April 17, 2018 Category: General Medicine Authors: The JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Niacin for people with or without established cardiovascular disease
Heart attack and stroke are the most common causes of death, illness, disability and reduced quality of life in industrialised countries, and several Cochrane Reviews look at ways to prevent these cardiovascular events. A new review from June 2017 looks at the evidence for a B-vitamin called niacin. One of the reviews' authors, Matthias Briel from Basel Institute for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics in Switzerland, outlines the findings in this podcast. (Source: Podcasts from The Cochrane Library)
Source: Podcasts from The Cochrane Library - March 20, 2018 Category: General Medicine Authors: Cochrane Source Type: podcasts

Treating Back and Arthritis Pain With Opioids, Effects of 1-time PSA Screening on Prostate Cancer Mortality, Evidence for Using Vitamin and Mineral Supplements, Management of Thyroid Nodules, and more
Editor's Summary by Edward H. Livingston, MD, Deputy Editor of JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, for the March 6, 2018 issue (Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary)
Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary - March 6, 2018 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, and The JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Should universal distribution of high dose vitamin A to children cease?
Up to $500m a year could be put to better use by stopping ineffective and potentially harmful supplementation programmes in poorer countries, argues John Mason, professor emeritus at Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine. However Keith West, professor of infant and child nutrition at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of... (Source: The BMJ Podcast)
Source: The BMJ Podcast - March 1, 2018 Category: General Medicine Authors: BMJ talk medicine Source Type: podcasts

Homocysteine-lowering interventions (B-complex vitamin therapy) for preventing cardiovascular events
In August 2017, we published the third update of the Cochrane Review of homocysteine-lowering interventions with B complex vitamins for preventing cardiovascular disease. The review investigates their impact on this common cause of death and we asked one of the authors, Mark Dayer from Taunton and Somerset NHS Trust in the UK, to bring us up to date in this podcast. (Source: Podcasts from The Cochrane Library)
Source: Podcasts from The Cochrane Library - February 9, 2018 Category: General Medicine Authors: Cochrane Source Type: podcasts

Vitamin and Mineral Supplements: Which Patients Will Benefit?
Dr JoAnn Manson offers clinicians a new resource to guide discussions with patients about vitamins and supplements. (Source: Medscape Cardiology Podcast)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Podcast - February 5, 2018 Category: Cardiology Authors: Medscape Source Type: podcasts

Vitamins for Age-Related Macular Degeneration
A look at the evidence supporting vitamin therapy for the most common cause of vision loss in US adults: age-related macular degeneration. (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Podcast)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Podcast - January 16, 2018 Category: Opthalmology Authors: Medscape Source Type: podcasts

Patient Taking Biotin? Be Sure to Ask if Ordering Tests
A recent safety report from the FDA warns about this vitamin's possible interference with lab tests. (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Podcast)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Podcast - January 4, 2018 Category: Internal Medicine Authors: Medscape Source Type: podcasts

Supplements: Are They Safe During CLL Treatment?
Is it safe to use supplements like herbs, vitamins and probiotics during CLL treatment? What effect could they have on your body? CLL experts, Dr. William Wierda and Dr. John Burke, discuss possible h... Author: patientpower Added: 11/03/2017 (Source: Oncology Tube)
Source: Oncology Tube - November 3, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: podcasts

Antioxidant vitamin and mineral supplements to prevent the development of age-related macular degeneration (AMD)
Age-related macular degeneration is a progressive and sight-threatening disease affecting the central area of the retina. Two updated Cochrane Reviews from July 2017 present the evidence for the use of antioxidant vitamin and mineral supplements to prevent it or slow down progression. Lead author, Jenny Evans from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in the UK tells us more in this podcast.Note: the other Cochrane Reviews this podcast refers to isAntioxidant vitamin and mineral supplements to slow down the progression of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) (Source: Podcasts from The Cochrane Library)
Source: Podcasts from The Cochrane Library - October 11, 2017 Category: General Medicine Authors: Cochrane Source Type: podcasts

Antioxidant vitamin and mineral supplements to slow down the progression of age-related macular degeneration (AMD)
Age-related macular degeneration is a progressive and sight-threatening disease affecting the central area of the retina. Two updated Cochrane Reviews from July 2017 present the evidence for the use of antioxidant vitamin and mineral supplements to prevent it or slow down progression. Lead author, Jenny Evans from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in the UK tells us more in this podcast.Note: the other Cochrane Reviews this podcast refers to isAntioxidant vitamin and mineral supplements to prevent the development of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) (Source: Podcasts from The Cochrane Library)
Source: Podcasts from The Cochrane Library - October 11, 2017 Category: General Medicine Authors: Cochrane Source Type: podcasts

Antioxidant vitamin and mineral supplements to slow down the progression of age-related macular degeneration (AMD)
Age-related macular degeneration is a progressive and sight-threatening disease affecting the central area of the retina. Two updated Cochrane Reviews from July 2017 present the evidence for the use of antioxidant vitamin and mineral supplements to prevent it or slow down progression. Lead author, Jenny Evans from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in the UK tells us more in this podcast.The other Cochrane Review this podcast refers to can be found here:Antioxidant vitamin and mineral supplements to prevent the development of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) (Source: Podcasts from The Cochrane Library)
Source: Podcasts from The Cochrane Library - October 11, 2017 Category: General Medicine Authors: Cochrane Source Type: podcasts

Antioxidant vitamin and mineral supplements to prevent the development of age-related macular degeneration (AMD)
Age-related macular degeneration is a progressive and sight-threatening disease affecting the central area of the retina. Two updated Cochrane Reviews from July 2017 present the evidence for the use of antioxidant vitamin and mineral supplements to prevent it or slow down progression. Lead author, Jenny Evans from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in the UK tells us more in this podcast.The other Cochrane Review this podcast refers to can be found here:Antioxidant vitamin and mineral supplements to slow down the progression of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) (Source: Podcasts from The Cochrane Library)
Source: Podcasts from The Cochrane Library - October 11, 2017 Category: General Medicine Authors: Cochrane Source Type: podcasts

Does Vitamin D Influence MS Risk?
Dr Arefa Cassoobhoy highlights one of the week's important news stories for primary care. (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Podcast)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Podcast - September 29, 2017 Category: Internal Medicine Authors: Medscape Source Type: podcasts

Vitamins and minerals for subfertility in women
Up to one in four couples planning a baby may have difficulty conceiving. Several interventions are available that might help and Cochrane keeps many of these under review. In July 2017, the Cochrane Review of antioxidants for female subfertility was updated and we asked one of the authors, Dr Rebecca Mackenzie-Proctor from the Auckland City Hospital in New Zealand to tell us about the rationale for the review and the latest evidence. (Source: Podcasts from The Cochrane Library)
Source: Podcasts from The Cochrane Library - September 28, 2017 Category: General Medicine Authors: Cochrane Source Type: podcasts

Updates From ENDO 2017: Part 2
In part 2 of their discussion on ENDO 2017, Drs Vega and Anawalt discuss vitamin D use in kids, pyrethroids and puberty onset, and whether levothyroxine can be taken with milk. (Source: Medscape Medscape Podcast)
Source: Medscape Medscape Podcast - August 11, 2017 Category: General Medicine Authors: Medscape Source Type: podcasts

Low Vitamin D Levels Increases the Risk for Chronic Headaches
Increasing the intake of vitamin D can lower the incidence of headaches in older men. (Source: Medscape Neurology Podcast)
Source: Medscape Neurology Podcast - August 3, 2017 Category: Neurology Authors: Medscape Source Type: podcasts

Vitamin C supplementation to prevent cardiovascular disease
Many people take vitamin C with a view to preventing, treating or helping with various conditions and there are Cochrane Reviews of its effects in diabetes, pregnancy and for some lung conditions. In March 2017, these were added to with a review of whether vitamin C can prevent cardiovascular disease and we asked the first author, Lena Al-Khudairy from Warwick Medical School in the UK to tell us more. (Source: Podcasts from The Cochrane Library)
Source: Podcasts from The Cochrane Library - July 28, 2017 Category: General Medicine Authors: Cochrane Source Type: podcasts

Specify Vitamin D3 for Low Vitamin D
Dr Arefa Cassoobhoy highlights one of the week's important news stories for primary care. (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Podcast)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Podcast - July 21, 2017 Category: Internal Medicine Authors: Medscape Source Type: podcasts

Vitamin D to prevent RTIs in children, middle age weight gain and later life mortality, review of asthma management, and more
Editors' Summary by Edward H. Livingston, MD, Deputy Editor of JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, for the July 18, 2017 issue (Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary)
Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary - July 18, 2017 Category: General Medicine Authors: JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, and The JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts