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    1. Jacob

      Vitamin D Linked to Pneumonia Risk

      A study from the University of Eastern Finland finds low serum vitamin D levels are a risk factor for pneumonia. Risk 2.5 Times Greater With Low Vitamin D The risk of contracting pneumonia was more than 2.5 times greater in subjects with the lowest vitamin D levels than in subjects...
    2. Mike

      Study Finds Why Vitamin E Can Help Prevent Cancer

      While many studies suggest that vitamin E can help prevent cancer, like so many things in medicine, how it does so has remained a mystery. Now researchers from Ohio State University have actually identified an anti-cancer property of vitamin E Inhibits Key Enzyme Researchers showed in prostate cancer cells that...
    3. orin

      Vitamin Help Some Schizophrenia Patients With Symptoms

      A study of more than 100 patients found that adding the dietary supplements folate and vitamin B12 to treatment with antipsychotic medication improved a core symptom component of schizophrenia. The study focused on negative symptoms of schizophrenia – which include apathy, social withdrawal, and a lack of emotional expressiveness. While...
    4. Jacob

      Study: Daily Vitamins Reduce Cancer Risk

      Cancer Risk Reduced by 8% One of the largest clinical trails to date has found that taking a daily multivitamin reduces the risk of cancer by 8%. The new research, published online in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), followed nearly 15,000 older, male physicians followed for more...
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      Study: Vitamin D Deficiency Ups Heart Disease Risk

      Vitamin D deficiency has traditionally been linked with poor bone health. However, the results from several population studies indicate that a low level of this important vitamin may also be linked to a higher risk of ischemic heart disease, a designation that covers heart attack, coronary arteriosclerosis and angina. Other...
    6. Jacob

      Vitamin B3 May Fight ‘Superbugs’

      A new study suggests that nicotinamide, more commonly known as vitamin B3, may be able to combat some of the antibiotic-resistance staph infections that are increasingly common around the world, have killed thousands and can pose a significant threat to public health. The findings were published in the Journal of...
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      Study Finds Low Vitamin D May be Linked to Autoimmune Lung Disease

      The importance of adequate vitamin D has again been highlighted in a new study published in the journal Chest. The study shows that vitamin D deficiency could be linked to the development and severity of certain autoimmune lung diseases. Brent Kinder, MD, UC Health pulmonologist, director of the Interstitial Lung...
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      B Vitamins Found to Slow Progression of Dementia – ABC News

      Daily Mail B Vitamins Found to Slow Progression of DementiaABC NewsScientists from Oxford University said their two-year clinical trial was the largest to date into the effect of B vitamins on so-called "mild cognitive impairment" — a major risk factor for Alzheimer's disease and other forms of …Cheap vitamin pill...
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      High-Dose Vitamin C Therapy Proven Effective

      “My doctor doesn’t believe in vitamins.” Since when is medicine based on belief? The medical literature has virtually ignored 75 years of physician reports and laboratory and clinical studies on successful high-dose vitamin C therapy. Effective doses are high doses, often 1,000 times more than the US Recommended Dietary Allowance...
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      Top Supplements for Men

      Men’s health focus: Supplements fit for a king Saw PalmettoLycopeneYohimbe Asian Ginseng Beta-Sitosterol Rye PollenCoenzyme Q10Multivitamin Vitamin C Vitamin E
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      TB Treatment Better With Vitamins

      Research published in the Journal of Infectious Diseases finds that the treatment of tuberculosis is improved when pattients are given vitamin supplements.  Supplements included vitamins A, B complex, C, and E, and selenium According to study researcher Dr. Eduardo Villamor from Harvard School of Public Health, a patients nutritiona staus...
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      Increase your Antioxidants Eat Organic

      The Organic Center’s second State of Science Review (SSR) concludes that organic farming and processing methods have the potential to elevate average antioxidant levels, especially in fresh produce. The report reveals that on average, antioxidant levels were about 30 percent higher in organic food compared to conventional food grown under...
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      12 Top Antioxidant Foods

      Antioxidants are an essential part of the body’s basic cell protection mechanism. Antioxidants can cancel out the cell-damaging effects of free radicals, and people who eat fruits and vegetables rich in antioxidants have a lower risk of cancer, heart disease and some neurological diseases. Eating a diet rich in antioxidants...
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