Latest News on Vitamins and Health

Breast Cancer Patients’ Pain Reduction Success with Vitamin D2
Wednesday August 31st 2011, 7:49 PM

Summary This study was conducted to see whether a high intake of vitamin D2 by women suffering from breast cancer, who are using drugs such as anastrozole, could help prevent certain muscle-related side effects like muscle pain and loss of … Read More [News Source]

Mannatech Enhances Omega-3 Supplement with Vitamin D
Wednesday August 31st 2011, 6:06 PM

Mannatech, Incorporated (NASDAQ: MTEX), the leading innovator and provider of nutritional supplements and skin care products ... [News Source]

Vitamin D may reduce depression for women: Study
Wednesday August 31st 2011, 12:55 PM

The study’s findings are based on data from 81,189 participants of the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) Observational Study. [News Source]

August 2011 in pictures: Omega-3, NDIs & GNC
Wednesday August 31st 2011, 12:25 PM

The study was welcomed by Howard Schiffer, president of Vitamin Angels as confirming what the charity already knew: “The evidence for the past forty years is unequivocal; vitamin A saves lives!” [News Source]

Just relax! Mom’s stress is linked to baby’s health.
Wednesday August 31st 2011, 10:00 AM

Higher amounts of everyday stress during pregnancy can increase the risk of many early childhood diseases and health problems, finds one of the largest studies to date on the link between prenatal environment and health after birth. [News Source]

Conservationist works to keep Animas River healthy for fish.
Wednesday August 31st 2011, 10:00 AM

"There’s a reason why I live here, and it’s because it’s some of the best of the best. We’re pretty lucky," says Ty Churchwell of trout fishing in the area. He is backcountry coordinator for Trout Unlimited. Mining at the turn of the 20th century largely killed off trout in the Animas River. [News Source]

Can our cities ever be self-sustaining?
Wednesday August 31st 2011, 10:00 AM

According to the United Nations Population Fund, more than 50 percent of humanity now lives in cities and that figure is rising. But while cities are good at generating jobs and providing us with social stimulation, they're less effective at providing food or recycling their energy, water and nutrients. [News Source]

Audrey Hepburn: Is she the key to stopping the obesity epidemic?
Wednesday August 31st 2011, 10:00 AM

We are beginning to understand how we are not simply born with genes that are pre-set for life. Vast numbers of them can be changed "epigenetically" by our environments and diets. [News Source]

Vitamin C may improve respiratory rate of kids with asthma
Wednesday August 31st 2011, 7:54 AM

Washington, August 31 (ANI): Depending on the age of asthmatic children, their exposure to molds or dampness in their bedroom, and the severity of their asthma, vitamin C has greater or smaller beneficial effects, according to a new study. [News Source]

Vitamin C may improve respiratory rate of kids with asthma
Wednesday August 31st 2011, 6:12 AM

Washington, August 31 : Depending on the age of asthmatic children, their exposure to molds or dampness in their bedroom, and the severity of their asthma, vitamin C has greater or smaller beneficial effects, according to a new study. [News Source]

Vitamin Wagon and AnuMed-International Form Alliance
Wednesday August 31st 2011, 3:21 AM

Vitamin Wagon now offers the popular e-HCG homeopathic weight-loss drops from AnuMed- International. (PRWeb August 31, 2011) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2011/8/prweb8753166.htm [News Source]

Vitamin C may help children with asthma
Wednesday August 31st 2011, 12:59 AM

TANTA, Egypt, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- Depending on a child's age, exposure to molds or dampness and asthma severity, vitamin C shows varying degrees benefits, researchers in Egypt say. [News Source]