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The company joins efforts with the non-profit organization to announce an ongoing donation program to help provide life-saving vitamins to children in need. Anaheim,
LOS ANGELES, Oct.
Two University of Illinois scientists are contributing to World Health Organization (WHO) efforts to fortify condiments and seasonings for use in countries with widespread micronutrient deficiencies.
IRVINE, Calif., Aug.
Birth Control Pills Have Been Alleged to Cause Pseudotumor Cerebri Washington, D.C.
Study explores improvements in the absorption of vitamin A when avocados are eaten with tomatoes or carrots
Study Explores Improvements in the Absorption of Vitamin A When Avocados are Eaten With Tomatoes or Carrots IRVINE, Calif., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Consuming a whole fresh avocado with
New genetic research provides compelling evidence that low levels of vitamin D have a causal role in the development of high blood pressure (hypertension).
On June 9, 2014, Harper’s Bazaar published an online primer on the proper use of Vitamin A derived retinoids. Dr.
In reaction to widespread nutritional deficiency illnesses in the first part of the 20th century, cereal makers began adding essential vitamins and minerals to their products around 1940.
Golden Rice is a variety of Oryza sativa rice produced through genetic engineering to biosynthesize beta-carotene, a precursor of vitamin A, in the edible parts of the rice. The research was conducted with the goal of producing a fortified food to be grown and consumed in areas with a shortage of dietary vitamin A, a deficiency which is estimated to kill 670,000 children under five years old each year. Golden rice is different from its parental strain by the addition of three...