Latest News on Vitamins and Health

Science notes: Weight gain from low vitamin D?
Saturday June 30th 2012, 6:02 PM

WEIGHT GAIN FROM LOW VITAMIN D? In a group of women older than 65 who had gained weight over 4 years, those whose levels of the vitamin were low had gained a little more weight, researchers said in a study published online by the Journal of Women's Health. [News Source]

Mushy halibut syndrome reported by Inlet fishermen.
Saturday June 30th 2012, 10:00 AM

Saltwater fishery officials are reporting a resurgence of a mysterious condition that's bound to turn the stomachs of anglers - mushy halibut syndrome. [News Source]

Depressive Symptoms Alleviated With Vitamin D Deficiency Treatment
Friday June 29th 2012, 3:19 PM

A new study has shown that providing treatment for Vitamin D deficiency considerably improves women's depression in moderate and even severe cases. The Endocrine Society's 94th Annual Meeting in Houston will present the report series supporting this theory on Saturday, 30th June, 2012. The clinically depressed women who participated in the study received treatment for their vitamin D deficiency ... [News Source]

Vitamins for Boomers to Keep Healthy, Stay Sharp
Friday June 29th 2012, 11:41 AM

Whether it’s joint pain or memory loss, we’ve got a rundown of some of the top vitamin supplements. [News Source]

GMO food labels are costly and unnecessary.
Friday June 29th 2012, 10:00 AM

GM labeling is a solution in search of a non-existent problem. It would be far better policy for companies to label the minority of products that appeal to anti-GM consumers than to try to implement mandatory GM labeling. [News Source]

High mercury levels prompt health advisory in Northern Canada.
Friday June 29th 2012, 10:00 AM

Five years after the Inuit Health Survey examined more than 1,500 Nunavummiut for a contaminants assessment, health officials are finally advising women of child-bearing age not to eat ringed seal liver. That’s because even small amounts of ringed seal liver are packed with mercury. [News Source]

VitalMax Vitamins Reveals Their New Supplement, Age Essentials, Helps Turn Back The Aging Clock
Friday June 29th 2012, 3:46 AM

Vitalmax Vitamins, a worldwide vitamin and supplement company relates that their new anti-aging supplement, Age Essentials, delivers all the right nutrients to help recover youthful strength, energy, clear thinking and sexual stamina. (PRWeb June 29, 2012) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/VitalMaxVitamins/AgeEssentials/prweb9650074.htm [News Source]

VitalMax Vitamins Reveals Their New Supplement, Age Essentials, Helps Turn Back The Aging Clock
Friday June 29th 2012, 3:13 AM

Vitalmax Vitamins, a worldwide vitamin and supplement company relates that their new anti-aging supplement, Age Essentials, delivers all the right nutrients to help recover youthful strength, energy, clear thinking and sexual stamina.Delray Beach, FL (PRWEB) June 29, 2012 VitalMax Vitamins reveals that their new anti-aging supplement, Age Essentials, delivers all the right nutrients to help ... [News Source]

VITAMIN D AND DEPRESSION WOMEN WITH DEPRESSION MAY BENEFIT FROM VITAMIN D
Friday June 29th 2012, 2:28 AM

One woman's depression score improved from 32 before vitamin D therapy to 12, a change from severe to mild depression. Another woman's score fell from 26 to 8, indicating she now had minimal symptoms of depression. The third patient's score of 21 improved after vitamin D treatment to 16, also in the mild range. [News Source]

Vitamin D Deficiency Linked to Depression
Friday June 29th 2012, 12:40 AM

Title: Vitamin D Deficiency Linked to Depression Category: Health News Created: 6/28/2012 11:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 6/28/2012 12:00:00 AM [News Source]

Poor diet blamed for childhood obesity.
Thursday June 28th 2012, 10:00 AM

The battle of the bulge among West Virginia children isn’t going to be won until society is weaned off fast, processed foods and physical activity is revived, said three southern lawmakers Wednesday following the release of a startling report on obese children in West Virginia. [News Source]

Vitamin D May Alleviate Menstural Cramps
Wednesday June 27th 2012, 8:07 PM

Women who experience painful menstrual cramps could find relief from high dose Vitamin D according to new research. [News Source]