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Vitamin D Supplements Have No Effect On Colds
2012-10-03 11:31:29

John Neumann for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Despite years of common lore and claims to the contrary, scientists say they can find no convincing evidence to show that taking vitamin D supplements will fend off the common cold. An extensive series of randomized placebo-controlled tests, called VIDARIS, for Vitamin D and Acute Respiratory Infection Study, were conducted by a team of researchers in New Zealand, to fully investigate what, if any, impact the supplements might have,...

2012-08-24 23:01:12

Purchase "Medically Tested" products from a dermatologist to ensure stability and effectiveness. You may be buying product that will produce little or no results. Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) August 23, 2012 Dr. F. Victor Rueckl, of Lakes Dermatology, Las Vegas, Nevada is making sure that his patients know what their getting when they buy over-the-counter products. "Products that are medically tested means often times, skin biopsies are done pre and post use. This shows, down to the molecular...

2012-08-24 00:38:02

The discovery of a 'switch' that modifies a gene known to be essential for normal heart development could explain variations in the severity of birth defects in children with DiGeorge syndrome. Researchers from the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute made the discovery while investigating fetal development in an animal model of DiGeorge syndrome. DiGeorge syndrome affects approximately one in 4000 babies. Dr Anne Voss and Dr Tim Thomas led the study, with colleagues from the institute's...


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Golden Rice
2013-10-02 14:11:48

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...

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