10 hrs ago
Curb anaemia deaths in Mussoorie: Harsh Vardhan to officials
Health Minister Harsh Vardhan Saturday directed government hospitals to immediately launch an anaemia awareness campaign here to curb the high number of deaths due to iron deficiency.
14 hrs ago
Albany Times Union
6 Reasons You Should Spend Some Time In The Sun This Weekend
It's summertime for another few weeks, despite the common assumption that Labor Day is summer's end.
21 hrs ago
Medical News Today
Vitamin D supplements 'do not reduce risk of heart attack or stroke'
Past research has suggested that individuals with low levels of vitamin D are at higher risk of cardiovascular disease.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
The Jewish News Weekly
seniors | Diet, exercise help to avert osteoporosis
Imagine coughing and cracking a rib. Or slipping on an area rug and breaking a hip.
Molecular-level Health Testing for the iPhone
With the power of a supercomputer, the iPhone is going to be the host for a wide range of healthcare-related consumer devices and related apps.
Vitamin D Deficiency Impairs Rituximab-Mediated Cellular Cytotoxicity ...
Purpose To investigate the impact and mechanisms of vitamin D deficiency on the outcome of elderly patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma .
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Ebola exposure - important measures you should take
Expert opinions are divided on the likelihood of Ebola ever reaching the US, ranging from trying to assure us that it is next to impossible to saying that it is inevitable.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Vitamin D does not stop heart attack or stroke
Taking vitamin D tablets cannot ward off heart attacks or stroke according to a new study from researchers at the University of East Anglia published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition .
Mon Aug 25, 2014
People's Pharmacy: Daily dose of aspirin can reduce cancer risk
I cut my salt intake many years ago, just for good health. Now I have low sodium in my blood and suffer from low blood pressure and fainting spells.
Benefits of Vitamin D & Symptoms of D Deficiency
Recent research studies have been discovering that anyone with a vitamin D deficiency is twice as likely to die as those with healthy vitamin D blood levels.
Facts and Myths About Calcium and Vitamin D Supplements
Calcium and vitamin D are essential to keeping bones strong, dense and healthy as we age, as well as preventing bone loss, osteporosis, and skeletal fractures.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Foods scientifically proven to kill cancer
In order to defeat cancer and ensure there is no recurrence, the body must be brought into balance and the immune system rebuilt and fine tuned.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Easy, healthy salmon dishes recipes for people at all ages
Salmon is one of the perfect sources of lean protein that is extremely healthy for human beings.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Health benefits of increasing your vitamin D levels
Studies have shown that most people, especially women do not get enough Vitamin D .
Vitamin D Insufficiency
Vitamin D, a fat-soluble steroid hormone precursor, plays an important role in the proper growth and development of healthy bones and muscles.1-4 Vitamin D can be ingested through food sources and/or supplementation, or produced endogenously when the sun's ultraviolet rays hit the skin and cause vitamin D synthesis.2 Vitamin D promotes calcium ... (more)
Vitamin D Plus Interleukin-32 Protein Helps Kill Active TB
A study has identified a protein that appears to play a key role in protecting people infected with Mycobacterium tuberculosis - the bacterium that causes tuberculosis - from developing the active form of the disease.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
When It Comes to Raising Vitamin D Levels, Anesthesiologists Advised--"Don't Be Wimpy!"
Newswise - August 21, 2014 - Enough observational studies-it's time for doctors to recommend steps to raise their patients' vitamin D levels.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Nutrients Your Body Needs
While barbecues, sports leagues, family vacations, days at the beach and nights out with friends are fun, keeping up with summer recreation while maintaining a steady work schedule can be challenging, says Budge Collinson.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
How the Sun Sees You: A Skin Health Reality Check
Some 10 million people have watched " How the sun sees you " as it reveals shocking sun damage to skin with UV camera footage.
Does Vitamin D Help With Asthma?
Asthma sufferers who received vitamin D supplements for six months, in addition to their regular inhalers, could breathe a little easier than those who relied only on the inhalers, in a recent study.