Latest Orthomolecular medicine Stories

Vitamin C Could Help Cancer Treatment
2014-02-10 04:35:46

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Intravenous vitamin C treatments have been found to enhance the cancer cell-killing abilities of traditional chemotherapy in laboratory mice, according to research published in the February 5th edition of the journal Science Translational Medicine. Furthermore, the study authors recruited 27 patients who had recently been diagnosed with stage 3 or stage 4 ovarian cancer, and found that adding a high dose of the vitamin along with...

2014-02-07 23:20:59

Women can now do something about stretch marks. With Revitol Stretch Mark Prevention, even the most stubborn ones can be erased faster and easier. Los Angeles,Ca (PRWEB) February 07, 2014 Stretch marks are the biggest problems of women who have recently given birth and those who have either lost or gained a lot of weight. While there are several products that can be used against stretch marks available today, only a few of them can truly deliver the kind of results that women are looking...

2014-02-03 10:36:52

Vitamin C and E supplements may blunt the improvement of muscular endurance – by disrupting cellular adaptions in exercised muscles – suggests a new study published today [3 February] in The Journal of Physiology. As vitamin C and E supplements are widely used, understanding if they interfere with cellular and physiological adaptations to exercise is of interest to people exercising for health purposes as well as to athletes. Dr Gøran Paulsen, who led the study at the Norwegian...

2014-01-23 12:29:08

Agreement to include marketing of the EndoPAT® device, the only FDA-cleared test for the non-invasive assessment of arterial (endothelial) function, and the WatchPAT® device, a home-based diagnostic test for obstructive sleep apnea. NEW YORK, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thorne Research, Inc., a leader in developing and manufacturing pure, high-quality nutritional supplements marketed through licensed healthcare practitioners, today announced that the company has entered into a...

2014-01-22 23:22:33

Understanding how vitamin D works and what a person's levels are can help prevent and mitigate certain diseases. Purity Laboratories, Inc. will launch a new Vitamin D Blood Spot Testing Kit this year making it easier than ever to check a person's vitamin D status. Portland, OR (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 The body works like a machine; each individual cog moves in sync with the others to keep us alive and healthy. But just like a machine, the body’s cogs need essential maintenance...

2014-01-18 23:03:15

GrassrootsHealth uses real world data from participants across the globe to move proven research into practice. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) January 18, 2014 Published research from GrassrootsHealth in the American Journal of Public Health was included in the 20 top vitamin D papers for 2013. A copy of the research paper can be seen here. The selection of the top-20 vitamin D papers released by the Orthomolecular Medicine News Service, came from a pool of 3774 papers listed on pubmed.gov as...

The sun in the mountains allows the body to produce vitamin D in winter
2014-01-18 06:06:12

University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna It’s not just your mood that the dark months of winter can influence. Low levels of sunlight also mean lower levels of vitamin D in the body. Vitamin D deficiency can trigger a range of diseases but until recently little was known about the exact biological mechanisms behind this. A research team at the University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna has now decrypted one of these unknown molecular mechanisms. Vitamin D regulates the elasticity of...

2014-01-16 23:23:14

Vitamin D is an essential nutrient for proper body functioning and new research suggests it may play a role in preventing certain diseases. Purity Labs will launch a new Vitamin D Blood Spot Testing Kit this year to help people learn their vitamin D levels. Portland, Ore. (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 Researchers in almost every medical discipline are finding that vitamin D may have a role in preventing, mitigating or treating disease. Conversely, researchers say that vitamin D deficiency may...

2014-01-16 12:31:53

DUBLIN, January 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/lnv243/global_and) has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Vitamin C Industry Report 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/lnv243/global_and ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The 'Global and Chinese Vitamin C Industry Report 2014' is a professional and in-depth study on...

2014-01-08 23:00:21

DeepResearchReports.com adds “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Vitamin C Industry” and “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Vitamin A Industry” reports to its research database. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Vitamin C Industry” is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the vitamin C industry in China. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions,...

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