Latest Vitamin B12 Stories

2011-10-03 09:00:00

New formulation combined with patented spray technology helps boost vitamin D absorption considerably. Chino, CA (PRWEB) October 03, 2011 BioSorb Nutraceuticals proudly announces the most powerful Vitamin D formula on the market today, featuring a patented Oral Spray Technology, which takes on the huge problem of inadequately absorbed Vitamin D. BioSorb's Spray Technology delivers a 90% rate of Vitamin D absorption, ten times more effective than taking a Vitamin D supplement pill, and it...

2011-10-03 22:56:52

Researchers at St. Michael's Hospital have discovered a new function for an enzyme that may protect against organ injury and death from anemia. "Identifying this mechanism may lead to new therapies and approaches to improving outcomes for anemic patients," said Dr. Greg Hare, a researcher at the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of the hospital and one of the lead investigators of the study. One in four people around the world and up to 50 per cent of patients coming for surgery are...

Low Vitamin B12 Levels May Lead To Brain Shrinkage, Cognitive Problems
2011-09-27 03:49:41

Older people with low blood levels of vitamin B12 markers may be more likely to have lower brain volumes and have problems with their thinking skills, according to researchers at Rush University Medical Center. The results of the study are published in the Sept. 27 issue of Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. Foods that come from animals, including fish, meat, especially liver, milk, eggs and poultry are usual sources of vitamin B12. The study...

2011-09-21 11:00:00

Nutri-Med Logic Corp: According to a recently published study by the Laboratory of Nutrition, Faculty of Pharmacy, University Louis Pasteur, France, vegetarian diet is promoting illness and mortality, more specifically cardiovascular disease, unrelated to vitamin B status but possibly due to sub-clinical malnutrition, and/or hyper-homocysteinemia. Miami, FL (PRWEB) September 21, 2011 Nutri-Med Logic Corp: Is the vegetarian diet causing cardiovascular illness and, if so, would a diet...

2011-09-03 09:00:00

Leading the fight against a Vitamin D deficiency epidemic. Chino, CA (PRWEB) September 03, 2011 Today, BioSorb Nutraceuticals announced immediate availability of Bio D Supremeâ“ž¢, providing a quick and easy solution for people suffering the effects of low Vitamin D levels. âœIn all my years of practice of medicine, Iâve never seen one vitamin, even vitamin C, have such profound effects on human health,â said...

2011-06-23 13:00:14

Researchers have developed a new test to detect the levels of vitamin B12 using your breath, allowing for a cheaper, faster, and simpler diagnosis that could help to avoid the potentially fatal symptoms of B12 deficiency. In a study published today, 23 June 2011, in IOP Publishing's Journal of Breath Research, researchers have developed a simple, non-invasive, low-cost breath test to more accurately measure vitamin B12. Vitamin B12 deficiency is a growing public health problem in which the...

2011-06-06 19:49:16

New clinical practice guideline recommends dietary intakes of vitamin D for children and adults at risk for vitamin D deficiency Today, The Endocrine Society released "Evaluation, Treatment, and Prevention of Vitamin D Deficiency: An Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guideline." The clinical practice guideline (CPG) is published in the July 2011 issue of the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM), a publication of The Endocrine Society. The major source of vitamin D for...

2011-06-01 07:00:00

NORTH BERGEN, N.J., June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent survey for Vitamin Shoppe, Inc. (NYSE: VSI), a leading specialty retailer and direct marketer of nutritional products, found that 60 percent of the nation currently takes a vitamin or supplement. In the survey, conducted by Wakefield Research on behalf of The Vitamin Shoppe, 1,000 U.S. adults were asked a series of questions that shed some light on America's vitamin and supplement habits. Of those who take vitamins, the survey...

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