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  1. New Study Shows Low Fat Diets Impede Vitamin D AbsorptionRead the original story

    1 hr ago |

    Hollywood, Florida -- In the early 20th century, while researchers were trying to find a way to prevent and cure rickets, a serious childhood bone disease, they discovered what is today known as vitamin D. At the time, they knew that rickets, a disease that causes bones to become soft, was essentially caused by a lack of calcium. Scientists were however unable to explain why or how the disease was able to affect children on a high calcium diet.


  2. Active Play Time For Kids And Grownups Proven To Ensure Life Long Health Benefits.Read the original story

    Yesterday |

    ... ivy. The trade off is children who have adult diseases such as heart conditions, joint problems, depression, Vitamin D deficiency and more. And because these children are leading such sedentary lives and poor dietary choices, they also experience ...


  3. I had My Shots, but Now I Guess I have to Depend on the Vitamin D:...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago |

    I HAD MY SHOTS, BUT NOW I GUESS I HAVE TO DEPEND ON THE VITAMIN D: Flu outbreak spreading rapidly in U.S. "Health experts say part of the problem is that this year's vaccine doesn't provide protection for H3N2, the strain of the influenza that's currently making the rounds.


  4. Inspire a lapsed foodie to eat healthierRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Ask MetaFilter

    ... in cooking. So, despite fairly regular cardio and stretching exercise and finding a way to get a little natural Vitamin D during the day, I still arrive home feeling wrecked and am too tired to cook, let alone dump cereal and milk in a bowl. It does ...


  5. Winter blues got you down? Tips to prevent S.A.D.Read the original story

    Friday |

    ... going to hurt you, so go ahead and try it," she added. Sharon Szukis owns Essence of Health in Duluth. She says Vitamin D deficiency is more prevalent in Minnesota and Wisconsin, due to limited exposure to sunlight. Szukis says Vitamin D supplements ...


  6. Vitamin D supplements won't protect against earthquakes: RCT dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | NutraIngredients

    "Despite the fashion for vitamin D supplementation, this study suggests that it does not reduce the adverse impact of earthquakes," said the authors of the RCT. The media headlines and scientific interest in vitamin D seemingly knows no bounds; from heart failure, to osteoporosis, IBD, and reducing the risk of falling, there has been huge interest shown in the potential the 'sunshine vitamin' in 2014.


  7. Vitamin D link to short-sightedness ruled outRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | PressReleasePoint

    New findings from the Children of the 90s study at the University of Bristol suggest that children with low levels of vitamin D in their blood are not at increased risk of developing myopia . There has been a steady increase in the number of children who become short-sighted over recent decades, with more than a third of young adults now needing to wear glasses to correct the condition.


  8. Certain complementary medicines may cause side effects, warns NPS MedicineWiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Medical News

    ... about drug interactions," says Ms Spagnardi. "The complementary medicines that generate the most enquiries are Vitamin D and calcium preparations, multivitamin products, fish oil preparations, glucosamine products and St John's wort." It is ...


  9. Larry Miller: Staying healthy during the holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Deming Headlight

    Colder temperatures tend to make us want to stay indoors more. Vitamin D has many health benefits and your best source of vitamin D is sensible sun exposure.


  10. Skies have been sunnier than you might thinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Star Phoenix

    ... a day sitting next to a sun lamp, which emits specific wavelengths of light, can help improve mood, she said. Vitamin D supplements are also a good idea for people who live in northern latitudes like Saskatoon, said U of S pharmacy and nutrition ...


  11. Little D3 Drops With Free Shipping From Amazon.comRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 |

    ... D3 Drops, where a 0.5mL dose provides 500iu of Vitamin D3. Vitamin D3 is the most readily absorbed variant of Vitamin D. Although specifically formulated with little ones in mind, Little D3 Drops is also a suitable supplement for mom also - 1mL ...


  12. Study finds autism symptoms improve after vitamin D supplementationRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 |

    A 32-month old boy with autism spectrum disorder showed significant improvement in behavioral problems after treatment with vitamin D3 , according to a study published Dec. 15 in Pediatrics, the journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics. 'To our knowledge, this is the first case report of a case with ASD and vitamin D deficiency whose autism symptoms markedly improve after vitamin D supplementation,' the authors, led by Feiyong Jia, PhD, MD, wrote in the study.


  13. Natural Medicine with Dr. Monique: Methods to ward off SadRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Planet Jackson Hole

    ... that slowly becomes brighter at a pre-set time, sparing you the jolt of an alarm, when it's still dark outside. Vitamin D: Recent research on Vitamin D supports its connection to SAD, with low levels of D correlating with increased SAD. Checking ...


  14. Vitamin D Experts Speak Out on SunshineRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Sys-Con Media

    "It is hoped that this video will reduce some of the confusion about sunshine and vitamin D and help provide a balanced message to the public," said There are two conflicting views on sun exposure. On the one side are dermatologists, skin cancer organizations and public health groups who have been advising the public to stay out of the midday sun, or to use sunscreen, daily, to reduce the risk of skin cancer.


  15. The Best Things to Eat at Every AgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WASH-FM

    ... Eat: Salmon, walnuts, sunflower seeds, almonds, olive and avocados. You'll also need a good boost of Calcium + Vitamin D to keep your bones strong. You can get that support by eating: milk, yogurt, cheese, broccoli, kale, sardines, and egg yolks. : ...


  16. What's Up With That: The Dark Days of Winter Bum You OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Wired

    ... ten Alaskans suffers. So what's the culprit? There are several hypotheses. One hinges on a possible link between vitamin D and mood. The raw material for vitamin D is a type of cholesterol stored in your skin. When UV B rays from the sun hit your ...


  17. Wishing everyone a sweet (but not too sweet) holiday seasonRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Telegram

    ... where they are consuming empty calories and potentially missing out on important nutrients like calcium and Vitamin D. This over-consumption of empty calories is a major contributor to the growing epidemic of overweight and obesity in this age ...


  18. America Embraces Vitamin D3 Supplements As Flu Season NearsRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 |

    Hollywood, Florida -- Vitamin D has long since been known as the sunshine vitamin because it is produced naturally by the body when skin is exposed to the sun's ultra violet rays. Technically speaking, vitamin D is actually a hormone which plays a crucial role within the body, having an influence on all internal organs and bodily functions.


  19. Angelina Jolie missing premiere to “Unbroken” due to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | WebWire

    ... the spread of the chickenpox virus probably because sunlight causes one's skin to convert cholesterol into Vitamin D which has immune boosting properties. Despite this, Dr. Elyaman does not recommend sun exposure to open sores. If one does catch ...


  20. Vitamin D Update: Vitamin D deficiency common, even in Sunshine...Read the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 |

    I take Vitamin D every day. My supplement routine is still pretty much as described in this post, except that I stopped taking the fish oil because of research suggesting it might increase prostate cancer risk, and I've started taking Niagen.