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  1. Vitamin D 'should be considered' for epileptics: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | NutraIngredients-USA

    'a The high frequency of vitamin D deficiency in the epilepsy population highlights the importance of screening and appropriate treatment in patients with epilepsy,' say researchers Patients with epilepsy on antiepileptic drugs should consider vitamin D supplementation as they are often deficient and are at higher risk of poor bone health and fractures, suggest researchers.. Published in Epilepsy Research, a team of US-based researchers investigated vitamin D levels in patients with epilepsy and looked at the impact antiepileptic drugs had.

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  2. Men with long-term conditions demand better social careRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... QUT study aims to pinpoint the amount of time Queenslanders need to spend in the sun to achieve healthy levels of Vitamin D, by investigating the effect sunlight has on Vitamin ... More college students nationwide have added illicit drugs,

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  3. How much time in the sun for healthy Vitamin D?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    A world first QUT study aims to pinpoint the amount of time Queenslanders need to spend in the sun to achieve healthy levels of Vitamin D, by investigating the effect sunlight has on Vitamin D. Professor Michael Kimlin and Shanchita Khan, from QUT's NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence in Sun and Health , said current advice suggested a few minutes a day was enough to maintain Vitamin D levels but this advice had never been properly tested. "What we do know is that despite Queensland's reputation as the Sunshine State, there is evidence that a high proportion of the population has low Vitamin D levels," Ms Khan said.

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  4. Aceto Corporation Subsidiary, Rising Pharmaceuticals, Inc, Acquires...Read the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | BioSpace

    ... are for the treatment of excessive secretion of Parathyroid hormones and are important additions to Rising's Vitamin D offerings which also include Ergocalciferol capsules. Paricalcitol has received FDA approval and is expected to launch ...

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  5. Vitamin D Research Provides Fresh Hope For Asthma SufferersRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | Emailwire.com

    Hollywood, Florida -- In a recent study carried out in Iran, researchers have determined that vitamin D supplementation can increase the effectiveness of regular inhalers that are routinely given to those people who are living with Asthma. In recent years, there has been a renewed interest in vitamin D, and researchers from all around the world are making a considerable amount of progress in terms of just how important the "Sunshine Vitamin" really is.

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  6. An Initial Loading-dose Vitamin D versus Placebo after Hip Fracture...Read the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | BioMed Central

    Hypovitaminosis D is particularly common among older people with a proximal femoral fracture. There are currently no agreed strategies for vitamin D replenishment after hip fracture surgery.

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  7. New book discusses hereditary hemochromatosis, multiple sclerosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | PRWeb

    "Hereditary Hemochromatosis? and Vitamin D Deficiency from UVB radiation Originating from Northern Europe" is a synthesis of facts and research data establishing a link between hereditary hemochromatosis and multiple sclerosis . Author Trisha O'Connor gives an in-depth, technical presentation first describing and explaining the diseases involved then elaborating on the cause as to why HH is common amongst those of northern European descent and, finally, linking HH with MS through survey information coupled with genetics .

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  8. Inflammatory bowel disease drugs can increase leukemia risk by 700%Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | NewsTarget.com

    ... that higher vitamin B6 intake in IBD patients was associated with less frequent and less severe disease symptoms. Vitamin D in particular has shown promise as a way to prevent and treat IBD, perhaps due to its effect in regulating the immune system ...

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  9. Elimination of Vitamin D Receptor in Vascular Endothelial Cells...Read the original story

    Sep 8, 2014 | Circulation

    ... Diabetes Center, University of California at San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94143. E-mail Vitamin D deficiency has been associated with cardiovascular dysfunction. We evaluated the role of the vitamin D receptor (VDR) in ...

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  10. Researchers improve severe asthma care through new, antibody-based treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... symptoms, according to a new study. (Medical Xpress)-Scientists at King's College London have discovered that Vitamin D has the potential to significantly reduce the symptoms of asthma. The study, led by Professor Catherine Hawrylowicz from ... ...

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  11. ACETO Subsidiary, Rising Pharmaceuticals, Acquires the Ownership of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | GlobeNewswire

    ... are for the treatment of excessive secretion of Parathyroid hormones and are important additions to Rising's Vitamin D offerings which also include Ergocalciferol capsules. Paricalcitol has received FDA approval and is expected to launch ...

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  12. Drinking too much water can be fatal to athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... results in short and long-term effects to their cognitive function, physical and mental health. Researchers are - Vitamin D deficiency has been known to cause an assortment of health problems. Now, a new study suggests that lack of the vitamin might ...

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  13. Dr. Oz: Vitamin D helps weight loss, depression, wellness; leaky gut syndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... vitamins, minerals and supplements . But on the Sept. 5 episode of the Dr. Oz show, he revealed his favorite: Vitamin D, which helps with everything from weight loss to depression to cancer prevention. Plus: Learn about leaky gut syndrome. ...

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  14. National I Love Food Day: Bon appetiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... minerals and fiber and most are low in fat and calories. Rich in essential fatty acids, salmon is rich in Vitamin D and Omega-3 which may prevent heart disease, minimize the effects of arthritis and inflammatory joint conditions, reduces depression, ...

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  15. 47 million Iranians have unhealthy lifestyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | Tehran Times

    ... 23 had vitamin B deficiency, however in 2012 this number jumped to 24 percent, six times more than that in 2001. Vitamin D deficiency in expecting women has showed an increase of 92 percent from 2001 to 2012, and a spike of 76 percent in ...

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  16. Breast-feeding may help obese moms lose pregnancy poundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... their pregnancy weight and keep it off if they were obese before they became pregnant, according to new research. Vitamin D deficiency may lower a woman's chances of getting pregnant through in vitro fertilization (IVF), a small study suggests. ...

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  17. VPS Healthcare announces $1m budget for R&DRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | AME Info

    ... combat a variety of illnesses. "The first comprehensive project the Centre will undertake will be the study of Vitamin D-related ailments," explained Dr. Shamsheer Vayalil, VPS Healthcare's Managing Director. To lead this effort, VPS Healthcare has ...

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  18. D3 and vitamin K2, and the role they play in our healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | NewsTarget.com

    ... of the immune system, the skeletal muscle system, the nervous system and the endocrine system. According to Vitamin D expert Michael Holick, 'We estimate that vitamin D deficiency is the most common medical condition in the world (1).' It is clear ...

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  19. Could Vitamin D Be The Key To IVF Success?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | PR Log

    Studies show that high levels of Vitamin D in a woman's body may lead to a higher IVF success rate.

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  20. Nutrition's New MVP - NatureWise D3Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Vitamin D is a fat-soluble vitamin that is naturally present in very few foods. Vitamin D is important for the maintenance of a healthy body because it helps maximize the absorption and utilization of calcium, an important mineral that our bodies need.

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