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Losing Weight Was Never This Easy says Vitamin B12 Site – usb12shots.com
Thursday October 31st 2013, 5:40 PM

Vitamin B12 is considered as the next generation weight loss supplement that has given a chance for people to lose weight in a healthy way. However not many know how and when should Vitamin B12 injections be taken. Though the number of people taking vitamin B12 is increasing, it is necessary to understand how it helps weight loss without any side effects. www.usb12shots.com is the best website ... [News Source]

Losing Weight Was Never This Easy says Vitamin B12 Site – usb12shots.com
Thursday October 31st 2013, 5:40 PM

Vitamin B12 is considered as the next generation weight loss supplement that has given a chance for people to lose weight in a healthy way. However not many know how and when should Vitamin B12 injections be taken. Though the number of people taking vitamin B12 is increasing, it is necessary to understand how it helps weight loss without any side effects. www.usb12shots.com is the best website ... [News Source]

EyePromise® Eye Vitamins Now Offering Two AREDS 2 Formulas
Thursday October 31st 2013, 4:37 PM

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ZeaVision®, the parent company of EyePromise eye vitamins, introduces two new AREDS 2 formulas, EyePromise AREDS 2 Plus Zinc-Free and EyePromise AREDS 2 Plus with a Multi-Vitamin. Recent research indicates that some may achieve better... [News Source]

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2013 Earnings Conference Call and …
Thursday October 31st 2013, 4:05 PM

LAKEWOOD, Colo., Oct. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE: NGVC) today announced that the Company will release its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2013 financial results ... [News Source]

Want to fight salmonella? Don’t eat chickens.
Thursday October 31st 2013, 10:00 AM

Instead of waiting from here to eternity for the poultry industry and the government to "do something," we can take matters into our own hands by choosing to eat differently. [News Source]

US pork wallows in dangerous antibiotics, pollution, welfare violations.
Thursday October 31st 2013, 10:00 AM

No matter how you slice it, pork is nasty business. Ecologically, ethically, and in terms of human health, it’s a global pursuit that threatens to undermine otherwise noble efforts to design humane and environmentally sound food systems. [News Source]

Poor, mostly black areas face supermarket ‘double jeopardy.’
Thursday October 31st 2013, 10:00 AM

Scholars and activists have long fretted that poor, minority neighborhoods have worse access to supermarkets, which is tied to less healthy diets. But researchers from Johns Hopkins University wanted to see how different neighborhood traits – poverty and racial makeup – were related to the problem. [News Source]

12 Foods With More Vitamin C Than Oranges
Thursday October 31st 2013, 9:27 AM

Despite their reputation for being loaded with vitamin C, the 69.7 mg that a medium orange provides is actually less than many other common fruits and veggies. To pack the ultimate vitamin C punch, fill up on these 12 superfoods.         [News Source]

Vitamin D Day November 2nd – Help Stop Vitamin D Deficiency
Thursday October 31st 2013, 7:33 AM

November is the start of the season when most Canadians become vitamin D deficient due to lack of sunlight. The Vitamin D Society is asking all Canadians to assess their vitamin D levels on Vitamin D Day November 2nd and to take action to prevent vitamin D deficiency. (PRWeb October 31, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/11/prweb11288007.htm [News Source]

Black women with vitamin D deficiency during pregnancy more likely to deliver preterm babies
Thursday October 31st 2013, 12:45 AM

African-American and Puerto Rican women who have low levels of vitamin D during pregnancy are more likely to go into labor early and give birth to preterm babies, research led by the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health reveals. [News Source]

Low vitamin D levels during pregnancy associated with preterm birth for non-white mothers
Wednesday October 30th 2013, 3:47 PM

African-American and Puerto Rican women who have low levels of vitamin D during pregnancy are more likely to go into labor early and give birth to preterm babies, research reveals. The study is the largest to date to look at the association between vitamin D and preterm birth. [News Source]

NBTY Opens State of the Art Vitamin Manufacturing Facility in San Antonio
Wednesday October 30th 2013, 2:10 PM

RONKONKOMA, N.Y., Oct. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NBTY, a world leading manufacturer and distributor of high-quality vitamins and nutritional supplements, today announced the opening of its newest vitamin manufacturing facility on the East side of San Antonio, Texas.  NBTY's new facility, which will produce vitamins for brands such as Nature's Bounty® , Disney® and Sundown Naturals® is its' first ... [News Source]