Vitamin D

Are you getting enough vitamin D?

Vitamin D is beneficial to health, but guidelines on how much to take are not always clear. Some people will be able to get enough vitamin D from …

Wellness

Is Your Child Getting Enough Vitamin D?

There was a time when kids were highly susceptible to rickets, a disease that causes still-growing bones to become soft and pliable. Children with …

Parenting

How Cutting-Edge Archaeology Can Improve Public Health

Twenty years ago, I held in my hands the leg bones of a 2-year-old child who had died in Birmingham in the early 1800s. They were bowed and felt too …

Archaeology

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Talcum Powder & Fibroids<p>What role does diet and baby powder play in the development of fibroids and ovarian cancer?<p>Pros & Cons of Gluten-Free, …

Type 1 Diabetes

Organs-on-Chips Take Flight | GEN

From Immunosuppression to Age Reversal<p>The five projects selected for funding cover a swath of diseases and organ-on-chip systems. The project Dr. Huh …

Immune System

Evidence of vitamin D synthesis in insects exposed to UVb light

Article |<p>Open | Published: 17 July 2018<p>D. G. A. B. Oonincx ORCID: orcid.org/0000-0002-6728-4859,<br>• P. van Keulen,<br>• M. D. Finke,<br>• F. M. Baines ORCID: …

Google Scholar

This is Why You're Happier In The Summer, According To Science!

<b>Make the sunshine work for you</b> - You’re getting more vitamin D from the sun, but you need enough magnesium to help your system use it efficiently, …

Superfoods

Vitamin D No Panacea for Brain Diseases

MONDAY, July 16, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Vitamin D does little to defend your brain against multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease or Alzheimer's …

Neuroscience

Meet discusses debilitating effect of multiple sclerosis

Up to 10 persons per one lakh population in the country are estimated to have multiple sclerosis (MS), an autoimmune disease. Two out of the three …

Multiple Sclerosis

I've Tried Dozens of Sunscreens, and This Is My Favorite

I come from a long line of sun-phobic, SPF-obsessed ladies. My mom would slather my little brother in so much sunscreen as a child that he developed a vitamin-D deficiency (don't worry — he's fine). Although I see proof in the faces of my abuelita and mother that wearing SPF will make you look …

Shopping

Thickstagram Thursday Feature: Holly Luyah

3 minutes ago<p>From Listener Lorenzo:<p>"Rod have a look at Holly Luyah. She is perfect for Thickstagram, which is the best day of the week for me! Just …

Vitamins

Take Vitamin D to Avoid Cancer, Diabetes

Tiger Woods won it in 2000, 2002, and 2008; Rory McIlroy won it in 2011; Jordan Spieth, in 2015.<p>But what did these three have in common at this …

Cancer

How to: Make Your Own Shorts from a Pair of Pants...No Sewing Required

Quick! There are only a few weeks left of summer, and clearly, you're not going to spend money on buying a brand new pair of shorts. So today we …

Sewing

City to host meet on autoimmune diseases

A global scientific conference on Autoimmune Neurology will begin here on Saturday.<p>The highly advanced scientific meet titled Indian Committee for …

Multiple Sclerosis

Vitamin D: What Is Its Role in Preventing Breast Cancer?

Are you getting enough vitamin D, aka the “sunshine” vitamin? Among other risks, not having enough of this protective vitamin could put you at higher …

Breast Cancer

We Can Thank Poor Evolutionary Design for Vitamin D Deficiencies

My doctor recently declared me deficient in vitamin D and prescribed a weekly pill. Because I take care to eat a healthy and diverse diet, I was a …

Wellness

8 Easy Ways to Eat More Vitamin D-Rich Foods

Eating plenty of these vitamin D-rich foods should help ensure you consume what you need.<p>The problem: Vitamin D isn’t found in many foods<p>With about …

Cooking

How's Your Vitamin D?

Low vitamin D levels have long been associated with higher risks of heart attack and stroke, and the evidence continues to mount.<p>Now researchers find …

Vitamins

Four Shiny New Things To Distract You From The Football

As you might be aware by now, a few times a week we like to round up some of the best new items to land on MR PORTER. Generally, there will be some …

Men's Fashion

7 Anti-Aging Supplements To Help You Avoid Rapid Aging

sharks. heights. spiders. Nope, none of those things scare us quite like the term "rapid aging". We first heard the term from Dr. Sarah Gottfried in …

Wellness

These are the ten supplements you *actually* need to take for better health

Like to pop a Vitamin C pill when you feel a cold coming on or turn to bee pollen if hay fever is flaring up? And if you do, have you ever been told …

Health (UK)

Vitamin D receptor gene (FokI, TaqI, BsmI, and ApaI) polymorphisms in children with urinary tract infection

Clinical Research Article | Published: 06 July 2018<p>Abolfazl Mahyar,<br>• Parviz Ayazi,<br>• Arshnoos Sarkhosh Afshar,<br>• Taghi Naserpour Farivar,<br>• Mehdi Sahmani,<br>• Sonia …

Clinical Trials

Turns Out Vitamin D Isn’t Actually a Vitamin

So how can you get more of it?<p>We should be used to it by now: Rifling through the colossal amounts of information floating around the interwebs in …

Breast Cancer

Why your sex life probably needs a little more vitamin D

Who doesn’t love spending time in the sun?<p>It boosts your mood and gives your skin that sought-after holiday glow, but there’s a hidden benefit you …

Wellness

Why Vitamin D May Reduce Risk for Breast Cancer

In a new study, researchers get down to the molecular level to determine why vitamin D appears to decrease a woman’s chance of developing breast …

Cancer

Vitamin D deficiency affects many pregnant women

Not enough sun, too few foods or supplements lead to deficiencies in vitamin D levels in pregnant women<p>One in three pregnant women in Norway has a …

Pregnancy

Nanofiber-based wound dressings induce production of antimicrobial peptide

Nanofiber-based wound dressings loaded with vitamin D spur the production of an antimicrobial peptide, a key step forward in the battle against …

Oregon State University

Do you need to cut half of your daily vitamin D intake?

A recent study re-measures vitamin D by improved technology, and researchers find that the Recommended Dietary Allowance (RDA) for vitamin D intake …

Holistic Medicine

Study links low vitamin D levels with onset of diabetes

Women in India are more likely to have vitamin D deficiency, especially those belonging to lower socio-economic groups, a new study has revealed.<p>The …

Wellness

High-dose ω-3 Fatty Acid Plus Vitamin D 3 Supplementation Affects Clinical Symptoms and Metabolic Status of Patients with Multiple Sclerosis: A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial | The Journal of Nutrition

Background<p>Combined omega-3 fatty acid and vitamin D supplementation may improve multiple sclerosis (MS) by correcting metabolic abnormalities and …

Clinical Trials