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  1. Cambridge University study finds one in 10 people lacking a sunshine vitaminaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Cambridge Evening News

    One in ten people in Britain over forty years old may be vitamin D deficient, according to a new study by researchers at the University of Cambridge. Vitamin D - is nicknamed the 'sunshine vitamin' - is produced in the skin in response to sunlight and is also found in some foods such as oily fish including salmon and mackerel and eggs.

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  2. 'I am a breast cancer survivor': There is hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Times Herald-Record

    ... and hydration. Use nutrition to minimize inflammation and insulin resistance. Preliminary research on selenium, Vitamin D, healthy fats and iodine all look promising. Utilize stress-management techniques such as meditation, movement or breathing ...

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  3. Blood levels of Vitamin D may affect liver cancer prognosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | EurekAlert!

    Vitamin D deficiency is linked with advanced stages of liver cancer and may be an indicator of a poor prognosis, according to a study of 200 patients with the disease who were followed for an average of 46 weeks.

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  4. Promoting Bone Health Can't Start Too Soon, Scientists SayRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Insufficient Calcium and Vitamin D intake during childhood and adolescence increases the risk of osteoporosis later in life, according to a new study by the American Academy of Pediatrics . Unfortunately, many youngsters don't get enough of these important nutrients in their diet, and sedentary lifestyles and indoor activities like watching television or playing video games don't help.

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  5. Fat-Soluble Vitamins 101Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | The Horse

    Horses must satisfy all of their daily vitamin A and D requirements from their diets. Fortunately, vitamin A is present in green forages and vitamin D in sunlight.

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  6. Vitamin D significantly improves symptoms of winter-related atopic dermatitis in childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    A study conducted in more than 100 Mongolian schoolchildren found that daily treatment with a vitamin D supplement significantly reduced the symptoms of winter-related atopic dermatitis, a type of eczema. Led by a Massachusetts General Hospital physician, the report in the October issue of the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology supports the results of a preliminary study that showed similar results in a small group of children in Boston.

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  7. Osteomalacia and hypothyroid myopathy are often misdiagnosed as fibromyalgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | NewsTarget.com

    ... that you have been misdiagnosed. You may have osteomalacia or hypothyroidism. Osteomalacia is a disease caused by vitamin D deficiency. The body is unable to "...deposit calcium into the collagen jello-like matrix in the bone. As a result, the ...

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  8. Women can now take proactive steps to reduce breast cancer riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Medical News

    ... a low body-mass index (BMI) can help, as well as avoiding alcohol and tobacco abuse. Doctors also recommend taking Vitamin D supplements and avoiding soy products. "Soy products have estrogen-like effects on the body. Seventy to 80 percent of breast ...

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  9. Gene Study Finds No Proof Vitamin D Guards Against Type 2 Diabetes, University of Cambridge RevealsRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | BioSpace

    There's no genetic evidence that high levels of vitamin D can prevent type 2 diabetes, a new study says. Some previous research had suggested that elevated levels of vitamin D might protect people against type 2 diabetes, raising the possibility of a link between vitamin D deficiency and the blood sugar disease.

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  10. The Medical Minute: Information Is Power for Women at High Risk of Breast CancerRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2014 | Newswise

    ... a low body-mass index (BMI) can help, as well as avoiding alcohol and tobacco abuse. Doctors also recommend taking Vitamin D supplements and avoiding soy products. "Soy products have estrogen-like effects on the body. Seventy to 80 percent of breast ...

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  11. Genetic research casts doubt on vitamin D's ability to prevent T2 diabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Food Technology

    "We need to be cautious about vitamin D's potential role in the prevention of type-2 diabetes and stick to things that are proven to work - diet and exercise," says genetic scientist. "...we are far from done with this topic".

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  12. Gene Study Finds No Proof Vitamin D Guards Against Type 2 DiabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | MedicineNet

    There's no genetic evidence that high levels of vitamin D can prevent type 2 diabetes , a new study says. Some previous research had suggested that elevated levels of vitamin D might protect people against type 2 diabetes, raising the possibility of a link between vitamin D deficiency and the blood sugar disease.

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  13. Fall preparation for that upcoming holiday stress - Start NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Vitamin D is a smart dietary supplement to help prevent heart disease and osteoporosis, and boost immunity. In this Health Smarts video, Vonda Wright, MD, reveals the best time of day to take this smart supplement to prevent a vitamin d deficiency.

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  14. Genetic research casts doubt on vitamin D's ability to prevent T2 diabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | NutraIngredients-USA

    Vitamin D supplementation is unlikely to prevent the development of type-2 diabetes, according to a genetic study from the University of Cambridge. The results, published in Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology , found no causal link between a person's vitamin D levels and whether they developed type-2 diabetes when the genes that controlled blood levels of the vitamin were examined.

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  15. The Growing Concern About Vitamin D DeficiencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Augusta Magazine

    ... their fair complexions. No one knew at the time how important ultraviolet rays are to human health. Rampant vitamin D deficiency and resulting bone diseases plagued Victorian peoples. For different reasons, vitamin D deficiency is pandemic in our ...

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  16. Genetic Analysis Fails To Support Vitamin D To Prevent DiabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... New York City before embarking on a career in medical journalism. You can follow me on Twitter at: @cardiobrief. A vitamin D pill can't substitute for a healthy diet and sunshine, a new genetic study published in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology ...

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  17. New Study Supports Giving Vitamin D Supplementation From BirthRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2014 | Emailwire.com

    A recent study suggests that parents of breastfed infants should consider giving their children vitamin D supplementation from birth in order to avoid the potential dangers of vitamin D deficiency. Hollywood, Florida -- These days it seems like hardly a day goes by without vitamin D being mentioned in the news.

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  18. Gene Study Finds No Proof Vitamin D Guards Against Type 2 DiabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | MedlinePlus

    There's no genetic evidence that high levels of vitamin D can prevent type 2 diabetes, a new study says. Some previous research had suggested that elevated levels of vitamin D might protect people against type 2 diabetes, raising the possibility of a link between vitamin D deficiency and the blood sugar disease.

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  19. High-dose vitamin D for ICU patients who are vitamin D deficient does not improve outcomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Science Daily

    Administration of high-dose vitamin D3 compared with placebo did not reduce hospital length of stay, intensive care unit length of stay, hospital mortality, or the risk of death at 6 months among patients with vitamin D deficiency who were critically ill, according to a study. Administration of high-dose vitamin D3 compared with placebo did not reduce hospital length of stay, intensive care unit length of stay, hospital mortality, or the risk of death at 6 months among patients with vitamin D deficiency who were critically ill, according to a study published in JAMA .

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  20. Vitamin D has no link with type 2 diabetes: StudyRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2014 | Nerve News

    Challenging evidence from earlier studies, which suggest that higher concentrations of vitamin D might prevent type 2 diabetes, a study found that there is no evidence of a causal link between a person's vitamin D levels and type 2 diabetes. Our findings suggest that interventions to reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes by increasing concentrations of vitamin D are not currently justified, said Nita Forouhi from the University of Cambridge's school of clinical medicine.

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