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While vitamin D deficiency is associated with fatal stroke among whites, it is not linked to more stroke deaths among blacks.
Short Winter Days Mean It's Time to Top Up Your Vitamin D When the sun is not enough, add Vitamin D from food sources and supplements Bellingham, WA (Vocus) October 18, 2010 As we approach the winter solstice â€“ the shortest day of the year â€“ it's clear that in many areas of North America, sunshine is in short supply.
Preliminary findings from an upcoming new report by the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) show alarming projections and reveal the poor state of post-fracture care in the Russian Federation and many other countries in the region.
PRAGUE, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Enobia Pharma today announced positive results for its Phase II juvenile clinical trial of ENB-0040 (asfotase alfa), an experimental bone-targeted enzyme replacement therapy intended for the treatment of hypophosphatasia (HPP).
MONTREAL, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Enobia Pharma today provided an update on key developments in its comprehensive effort to develop ENB-0040 (asfotase alfa), an experimental bone-targeted enzyme replacement therapy, for the treatment of hypophosphatasia (HPP).
The extent to which vitamin D deficiency may increase susceptibility to a wide range of diseases is dramatically highlighted in research published today.
Anthony Norman, a leading international expert in vitamin D, proposes worldwide policy changes regarding people's vitamin D daily intake amount in order to maximize the vitamin's contribution to reducing the frequency of many diseases, including childhood rickets, adult osteomalacia, cancer, autoimmune type-1 diabetes, hypertension, cardiovascular disease, obesity and muscle weakness.
SAN DIEGO, June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Enobia Pharma today announced positive interim data from a clinical study of ENB-0040, a bone targeted enzyme replacement therapy, under investigation for the treatment of hypophosphatasia (HPP).
Pregnant Arab women have an "extraordinarily high prevalence" of vitamin D deficiency â€“ a potential health issue for them and their babies, according to a new Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center study.
Scientific Conference on April 9 draws global medical experts to disseminate critical new research about "the Sunshine Vitamin" SAN DIEGO, March 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- GrassrootsHealth (GRH), a public health research organization working to get Vitamin D research from science into practice, announces it will host a landmark seminar April 9 in La Jolla, California to unveil the latest significant research on Vitamin D.
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