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WASHINGTON, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The majority of Americans and Canadians are getting enough vitamin D and calcium to meet their needs, says a new report from the Institute of Medicine.
Vitamin D deficiency is associated with fatal stroke among whites, but according to this study, it is not linked to more stroke deaths among blacks.
While vitamin D deficiency is associated with fatal stroke among whites, it is not linked to more stroke deaths among blacks.
Low levels of vitamin D, the essential nutrient obtained from milk, fortified cereals and exposure to sunlight, doubles the risk of stroke in whites, but not in blacks.
New Vitamin K iPhone & iPod Touch App Provides Great Help for Coumadin/Warfarin Users - Available in iTunes App Store Revere-based independent developer James Hollender has released his Vitamin K app for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad.
BUENA PARK, Calif., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the Surgeon General's Office, an estimated 10 million Americans over 50 have bone health issues, while another 34 million are at risk.
Giving vitamin D supplements to healthy children with normal vitamin D levels does not improve bone density at the hip, lumbar spine, forearm or in the body as a whole.
African-American women had lower vitamin D levels than white women, and vitamin D deficiency was associated with a greater likelihood for aggressive breast cancer.
So far in 2010, 7,950 people have died from endometrial cancer and there are 43,470 new cases.
Research suggests boosting key milk nutrients calcium and vitamin D could aid weight loss.
Leaf vegetables are leaves from various plants that are edible with some leaves having tender shoots, such as beet greens, attached. Leaf vegetables are very high in nutrition and may be used in various culinary dishes. While there are over a thousand species of leaf vegetables, they generally come from plants that are short-lived such as lettuce and spinach. Leaf vegetables are high in vitamin K which is caused from the photosynthesis that takes place during the growing phase. Anyone on...
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