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2012-05-22 13:04:35

Vitamin C supplementation in pregnant women who are unable to quit smoking significantly improves pulmonary function in their newborns, according to a new study. "Smoking during pregnancy is known to adversely affect the lung development of the developing baby," said Cindy McEvoy, MD, associate professor of pediatrics at Oregon Health & Science University Doernbecher Children's Hospital. "We found that daily use of vitamin C (500 mg/day) by smoking pregnant woman significantly improved...

2012-05-19 00:05:57

Observational studies show vitamin D may benefit cardiovascular, skin and metabolic disorders The Endocrine Society's new scientific statement published online today represents the first comprehensive evaluation of both the basic and clinical evidence related to the non-skeletal effects of vitamin D. The statement addresses current research regarding the associations of vitamin D with immune function, hypertension, stroke, skin conditions and maternal/fetal health. Vitamin D is a...

2012-05-15 23:25:25

Beta-carotene, selenium and folic acid — taken up to three times their recommended daily allowance, these supplements are probably harmless. But taken at much higher levels as some supplement manufacturers suggest, these three supplements have now been proven to increase the risk of developing a host of cancers. "It's not that these nutrients are toxic — they're essential and we need them, but we need them in a certain balance," says Tim Byers, MD, MPH, professor of...

2012-05-11 23:03:14

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2012-05-06 23:01:10

Having and maintaining healthy joints and bone strength is now easier with JoMo, the leading vegetable based, non-GMO liquid glucosamine from JoMo Nutrition, USA. JoMo Nutrition today announced the addition of 2000IU of vitamin D3 in every daily dose. Vitamin D3 is seen as essential for bone and joint health as well as maintaining a healthy inflammatory response. Athletes, world champions and Olympians use JoMo as part of their daily joint health program. Irvine, CA (PRWEB) May 06, 2012...

2012-04-27 23:03:03

MD Custom RX, Custom Compounding Pharmacy Introduces Great Discounts on Natural Supplements with Addition of New Frequent Buyer Wellness Program and Online Purchasing System Brookfield, WI (PRWEB) April 27, 2012 MD Custom RX is proud to announce the addition of their online product ordering system and new Frequent Buyer Wellness Program. With these new additions, customers can order natural supplements including Ortho Molecular, Pure Encapsulations, Readisorb, Vita Sciences, Nutrition...

Big Doses Of Vitamin C May Lower Blood Pressure
2012-04-20 08:46:10

But hold the supplements, for now, researchers say Taking large doses of vitamin C may moderately reduce blood pressure, according to an analysis of years of research by Johns Hopkins scientists. But the researchers stopped short of suggesting people load up on supplements. “Our research suggests a modest blood pressure lowering effect with vitamin C supplementation, but before we can recommend supplements as a treatment for high blood pressure, we really need more research to...


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