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  1. Abstract 121: Vitamin D Deficiency Study in Postural Orthostatic...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Circulation

    Objectives The aim of this study is to assess vitamin D levels, including the prevalence of vitamin D deficiency/insufficiency in Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome patients. Background : The Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome affects primarily young women.

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  2. Abstract 6: Vitamin D3 Repletion Improves Heart Failure Patient...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Circulation

    Background: Vitamin D deficiency has been associated with cardiovascular mortality and sudden cardiac death in heart failure patients. Vitamin D may influence parathyroid hormone, the renin-angiotensin axis, natriuretic peptide gene expression, cardiac contractility, and cardiopulmonary function.

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  3. Vitamin D Levels Tied to Survival in Seriously Ill CatsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | HON

    Sick cats appear to have a better chance of survival if they have higher levels of vitamin D, a new study reveals. The findings suggest that cats could help scientists learn more about the link between vitamin D and people's health, according to the researchers at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland.

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  4. Upcoming Sterling, Logan County events --- May 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Journal-Advocate

    Blood screenings available are: Lipid + Glucose $25; High Sensitivity C-Reactive Protein $15; Homocysteine $30; PSA $20; Chemistry Panel $35; Hemoglobin A1c $15; Vitamin D $45. Come to the main lab at SRM.

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  5. Sunshine alone not enough for vitamin D during pregnancyRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Medical News Today

    Despite high levels of sunshine, low levels of vitamin D during pregnancy are common in Mediterranean women according to a study presented at the European Congress of Endocrinology in Dublin. This finding should help lower the prevalence of early childhood diseases associated with Vitamin D deficiency such as preeclampsia , gestational diabetes , disorders in bone formation, higher risk of emergency caesarean delivery and premature birth.

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  6. Pregnant women need more vitamin D than sunshine alone offersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Examiner.com

    It is important for women to have high levels of vitamin D during pregnancy . The European Society of Endocrinology reported on May 18, 2015, that sunshine alone does not help provide enough vitamin D during the time when a woman is pregnant.

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  7. Four Tests Worth Getting at the Doctor's OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Men's Journal

    ... it immediately if you've had high-inflammation side effects: constant fatigue, digestive problems, weight gain. 3. Vitamin D Test Low levels of D affect everything from mood to heart, brain, and metabolic health. Ask your doctor for the 25-hydroxy ...

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  8. Age-reversal effects of 'young blood' molecule GDF-11 called into questionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... recently published in the journal Prostate offers compelling evidence that inflammation may be the link between Vitamin D and prostate cancer. Specifically, the st ... Two Harvard Stem Cell Institute researchers - one a stem cell biologist and one a ...

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  9. Upcoming Sterling, Logan County events --- May 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Journal-Advocate

    ... Protein $15; Homocysteine $30; PSA $20; Chemistry Panel (includes live function) $35; Hemoglobin A1c $15; Vitamin D $45. Come to the main lab at SRM. Call 521-3260 to schedule or for more information. Toddle Time Story Time - 10 to 10:30 a.m., ...

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  10. No evidence for some Vitamin D benefit claims: WA researchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | ABC News

    There is little evidence that vitamin D can help with health conditions other than bone fractures, and people may be given doses unnecessarily, two West Australian researchers say. Royal Perth Hospital consultant pathologist and endocrinologist Paul Glendenning and University of Western Australia academic Gerard Chew's review of evidence from recent years found further studies were needed to establish any link between vitamin D deficiency and cancer risk, diabetes and infections.

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  11. 5 Best Sources of Vitamin DRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | MSN Healthy Living

    You load up on calcium to keep your bones healthy and strong-but did you know that not getting enough vitamin D makes it near-impossible to reap all of the mineral's health-boosting benefits? It's true! But that's not the only reason you should up your intake of vitamin D. Besides keeping brittle bones at bay, the nutrient also fights depression and colds, reduces the risk of certain cancers, diminishes inflammation and even wards off erectile dysfunction, according to a Journal of Sexual Medicine report. Talk about a multitasker.

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  12. How the ozone hole changed our livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | BBC News

    ... way and now the levels of sunlight some people get are not enough," says Prof Scott. "We're now seeing cases of Vitamin D deficiency and rickets ." Although fake tanning products were available before 1985 - some people used to use tea bags to stain ...

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  13. New device to help damaged hearts being testedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | KLAS-TV Las Vegas

    ... over the usefulness of dietary supplements impacts a broad cross-section of Nevadans and other American consumers. Vitamin D has been known for promoting strong bones, regulating blood pressure and even improving one's mood. Could it be the key to ...

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  14. A tan does not mean a oehealthy!aRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The Willits News

    ... or retinol. Spray on products should be avoided due to the tiny airborne particles which may be unsafe to breathe. Vitamin D is a necessary hormone in our bodies that is manufactured by the skin in the presence of sunlight. Protecting your skin from ...

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  15. Vitamin D levels predict survival chances for sick cats, study findsRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Medical News Today

    Cats could prove useful for investigating the complex link between vitamin D and a range of health problems that also affect people, the researchers say. The findings may also help vets to give owners better advice about their pets' prognosis, according to researchers at the University of Edinburgh's Royal School of Veterinary Studies.

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  16. Vitamin D quite crucial to sick cats' survivalRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Newkerala.com

    The secret of a sick cat's survival lies in the levels of vitamin D in its body, says a new study. Researchers found that higher levels of vitamin D are linked to better survival chances for hospitalised pet cats, and suggested that cats may hold vital clues about the health benefits of vitamin D. "Cats could prove useful for investigating the complex link between vitamin D and a range of health problems that also affect people," said researchers.

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  17. Effects of Vitamin D on Blood Pressure and Cardiovascular Risk...Read the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Circulation

    ... Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 15, 8036 Graz, Austria. E-mail Vitamin D deficiency is a risk factor for arterial hypertension, but randomized controlled trials showed mixed effects of vitamin D ...

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  18. B-U Supplements Announces Free Shipping On Orders Of $35 Or MoreRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Emailwire.com

    ... and so gain their satisfaction." Baby Vitamin D3 is useful for keeping your kids in good health. Research into vitamin D has revealed the importance of the vitamin, which helps to protect against various health issues. Deficiency in children can ...

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  19. Secret to your cat's nine lives? The right amount of Vitamin D:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Mail on Sunday

    Secret to your cat's nine lives? The right amount of Vitamin D: Pets with higher levels are more likely to survive a serious illness Vitamin is already linked to a range of benefits in humans, aiding people suffering from cancer, infections and multiple sclerosis Maintaining your cats Vitamin D levels as well as your own could be the key to helping it keep all its nine lives - and the animals may also hold clues about how humans benefit. The findings, published in the journal PLOS ONE, suggest that cats may hold vital clues about the health benefits of the 'sunshine vitamin'.

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  20. Rickets advice from our medical expertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Evening Times

    ... to become soft and malformed, which can lead to bone deformities. The most common cause of rickets is a lack of vitamin D and calcium. Vitamin D comes from foods such as oily fish and eggs, and from sunlight on our skin. Vitamin D is essential for a ...

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