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  1. Vitamin D levels and status amongst asthmatic and non-asthmatic...Read the original story

    Yesterday | BioMed Central

    Cyprus International Institute for Environmental & Public Health in association with Harvard School of Public Health, Cyprus University of Technology, Limassol, Cyprus BackgroundEmerging evidence suggests that vitamin D might be implicated in asthma pathophysiology. This study aims to compare Vitamin D mean serum levels and status between asthmatic and non-asthmatic adolescents and investigate the association of vitamin D with asthma severity.MethodsIn a cohort of adolescents aged 16?17 years, those reporting wheezing in the past 12?months and Ever asthma on the ISAAC questionnaire were invited to participate and formed the Active Asthmatics group.

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  2. Six ways your office could be killing youRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New York Daily News

    ... zone: Office workers are subjected to plenty of workplace hazards, from sitting all day to eye strain and lack of Vitamin D. Turns out, sitting is just the beginning of the story. Everything you eat, see and do from 9-5 (or whenever you work) ...

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  3. Moderate lifetime marijuana smoking linked to airway irritation but not lung functionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... not include long-term loss of lung function, according to a new study by University of Alabama at Birmingham ... Vitamin D deficiency is associated with worse lung function and more rapid decline in lung function over time in smokers, suggesting ...

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  4. Do Kids Really Need To Drink Milk?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Switched

    ... benefits. It turns out the case for milk is fairly weak. Although milk is a good source of protein, calcium and vitamin D, other food sources also provide these nutrients. What's more, there's no evidence that drinking milk reduces bone fractures, ...

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  5. It's OK to soak up the sun, just don't get burnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | New Scientist

    ... Excellence (NICE) thinks we need to change our attitude to sunshine. Sunlight is essential for our skin to make vitamin D, so it has health benefits as well as risks, according to the agency's latest draft guidelines on sun exposure . Having weighed ...

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  6. Do kids need milk?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Fox News

    ... benefits. It turns out the case for milk is fairly weak. Although milk is a good source of protein, calcium and vitamin D, other food sources also provide these nutrients. What's more, there's no evidence that drinking milk reduces bone fractures, ...

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  7. Improving indoor air quality in EU schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... seventies and eighties, according to new research from The University of Manchester and NatCen Social Research. Vitamin D is often called the sunshine vitamin and the key to healthy bones. While these are true attributes, they only tell part of the ...

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  8. Whether shoveling or snow blowing, heart patients must exercise cautionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... seventies and eighties, according to new research from The University of Manchester and NatCen Social Research. Vitamin D is often called the sunshine vitamin and the key to healthy bones. While these are true attributes, they only tell part of the ...

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  9. Vitamin D important for more than just bonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Vitamin D is often called the sunshine vitamin and the key to healthy bones. While these are true attributes, they only tell part of the story.

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  10. Leg cramps may be a seasonal disease, University of Alberta study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Edmonton Journal

    ... Sclerosis (ALS) also experience neuron loss and cramping. That connection led Garrison to consider the role of Vitamin D, which is a strong regulator of nerve growth and can help regenerate a nerve that has been cut. As such, he said it is ...

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  11. 5 easy ways to keep wellness on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... mood, immunity, maintain strong bones, and reduce the risk of cancer and other inflammatory diseases by increasing Vitamin D intake," says Dr Wills. New research from Boston University Medical Center suggests that Vitamin D may be one of the best ...

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  12. Tips for bolstering your immune systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | North Island Midweek

    ... and they are just not getting as sick and if they do, they experience very minor symptoms that are short lived. 1. Vitamin D: with the recommendation of daily fish oil supplementation as well as the taking of extra vitamin D, this natural ...

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  13. Blizzards and the Blues: Winter in New EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Bangor Daily News

    ... or healthier patterns.) Get out in the natural sunlight as much as you can - at least 15 minutes a day to get the Vitamin D our bodies need. You can take a Vitamin D supplement, but being outside is especially beneficial because it also means you're ...

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  14. Quarterly blood screeningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Journal-Advocate

    ... screening is $15. Other blood work includes the PSA blood test, $20; chemistry panel, $35; TSH, $20; CBC, $20 or Vitamin D, $45. The chemistry panel includes liver function, kidney function, thyroid function and a lipid profile. The screening will ...

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  15. Vitamin D3 supplementation during weight loss: a double-blind randomized controlled trialRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | CiteULike

    ... a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Background: Vitamin D deficiency is associated with obesity; whether repletion supports weight loss and changes obesity-related biomarkers is ...

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  16. The Best Supplements to Take Every DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Shape

    ... Muscle Tone .) Take: GNC Calcium Plus 1000 . Three caplets daily also provides 800 mg of immune-bolstering Vitamin D and muscle-regulating magnesium. Vitamin D Since our primary source of Vitamin D is the good ol' sun, most of us don't get enough of ...

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  17. New Vitamin D Guidelines Issued In Briton In A Bid To Combat A Deficiency EpidemicRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | Emailwire.com

    England's chief medical officer urges doctors nationwide to start prescribing vitamin D supplements to people who are most at risk of having a deficiency. Hollywood, Florida -- The National Institute of Health and Care Excellence which serves as an advisory body to Britain's National Health Service, has issued a stark warning in their latest report.

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  18. Vitamin D combined with exercise is crucial for reversing insulin...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | NewsTarget.com

    Exercise is invaluable when it comes to maintaining a healthy body composition. But a new study out of South Korea has found that both physical activity and vitamin D supplementation combined can do wonders for reducing abdominal fat, normalizing lipid counts and improving insulin resistance, particularly in type 2 diabetics.

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  19. 4 ways to survive winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The WSU Signpost

    ... and it actually helps you sleep at night. So bundle up and head over the Wildcat Center for a little exercise. Vitamin D: Here in Northern Utah, the sun is mostly absent from December through March. Pretty much everyone along the Wasatch Front is ...

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  20. How to boost your vitamin D intake in the dead of winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Mashable

    ... vitamin" in our bodies can fall to dangerous levels, affecting our overall health. First, let's look at why vitamin D is so important. The fat-soluble vitamin does a variety of things for the body, regulating up to 1,000 genes , or 5% of the human ...

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