Latest Orthomolecular medicine Stories

2013-07-01 23:22:04

Vitamin Wagon will pay your shipping on all vitamins, minerals, body & skincare products and will offer numerous product specials as part of their 4th of July holiday sale going on now. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) July 01, 2013 At Vitamin Wagon, shoppers can get a head start on their 4th of July Holiday shopping for their nutritional needs. Vitamin Wagon is offering to pay your shipping within the USA and has applied discounts on International Shipping rates, plus, will offer numerous...

2013-06-28 23:16:31

Some doctors feel vitamins offer no health benefits while others stand by their effectiveness, how can consumers sort through what to do? Jacksonville, FL (PRWEB) June 28, 2013 The vitamin industry came under scrutiny again recently when Dr. Paul Offit was interviewed by CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta on June 19. Dr. Offit raised strong doubts regarding any significant health benefits of vitamin and supplement use and said there is mounting evidence that vitamins can be bad for your health,...

2013-06-26 16:36:41

Until now, there has been no research dedicated to the importance of Vitamin D supplementation in children with congenital heart disease (CHD). However, over the past few years, researchers at the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) Research Institute and Cardiovascular Surgery Program teamed with the Canadian Critical Care Trials Group to understand the impact of cardiac surgery on the Vitamin D status of infants and children, to be printed next month in Anesthesiology. "The...

Vitamin D Curbs Depression Diabetic Women
2013-06-26 09:03:26

Rebekah Eliason for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to a new study, vitamin D supplements can reduce blood pressure and improve moods in women with type 2 diabetes who are suffering from depression. It also helped some women to lose small amounts of weight. Lead researcher Sue M. Penckofer, PhD, RN, said “Vitamin D supplementation potentially is an easy and cost-effective therapy with minimal side effects. Larger, randomized controlled trials are needed to determine the...

2013-06-13 23:18:06

Introducing Spray Active, the latest revolution in vitamins (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 Spray Active is thrilled to announce the launch of http://www.sprayactive.com and its line of five new spray vitamins. The Spray Active line of oral sprays is designed to deliver the right dose of nutrients every time—just spray twice under the tongue and swallow. The 5 sprays are:     *Defense: Vitamin C, Zinc and Echinacea for immune support     *Vitality:...

2013-05-16 23:28:47

To promote their new prenatal vitamin, Liquid Health, Inc. recently held a contest to give away a 9-month supply of the product. The winner, Carie A. of Port Orchard, WA, was randomly chosen on Friday, May 10, 2013. Murrieta, CA (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 In an effort to generate excitement about their new product, Liquid Health, Inc. held a giveaway in conjunction with the release of the Liquid Prenatal Multiple. Participants entered the giveaway for a chance to win a 9-month supply of the...

Vitamin C Could Improve Lung Function In Children Of Smoking Mothers
2013-05-05 07:09:40

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Pregnant women who have difficulty quitting smoking can take vitamin C to help improve the lung function of her child while also helping to prevent wheezing during the baby´s first year of life, according to a study presented Saturday at the annual meeting of the Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) in Washington, DC. Lead researcher Cynthia T. McEvoy, an associate professor of pediatrics at Oregon Health & Science...

2013-05-01 15:38:06

Study confirms 400 IU daily dose for infants under one year of age Vitamin D is crucial to the growth of healthy bones. It is especially important that babies get enough of it during the first twelve months of their lives when their bones are growing rapidly. This is why health care providers frequently recommend that parents give their babies a daily vitamin D supplement. But how much vitamin D should babies be given? A new study led by Prof. Hope Weiler, from the School of Dietetics...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'