Latest vitamin K Stories

2009-09-17 13:37:26

An important analysis conducted by Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute scientists suggests the importance of ensuring optimal dietary intakes of vitamin K to prevent age-related conditions such as bone fragility, arterial and kidney calcification, cardiovascular disease, and possibly cancer (1).

2009-09-04 16:46:06

Danish researchers say animal studies suggest vitamin C deficiency may impair mental development.

2009-08-02 23:01:00

BRONX, N.Y., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Seven out of ten U.S. children have low levels of vitamin D, raising their risk of bone and heart disease, according to a study by researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University.

2009-07-22 12:08:00

Food Storage Safety: Tips to Avoid Food PoisoningROCHESTER, Minn., July 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Here are highlights from the July issue of Mayo Clinic Women's HealthSource. You may cite this publication as often as you wish. Mayo Clinic Women's HealthSource attribution is required.

2009-06-23 05:25:00

For years, vitamin D and fish oil have been two of the most popular over-the-counter dietary supplements in US.

2009-06-16 22:32:37

People whose vitamin D levels test high before going on a diet experience better weight loss than those with lower levels, U.S. researchers say.

2009-05-23 23:33:22

Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh say they have linked a common female infection, bacterial vaginosis, to vitamin D deficiency. The study found that black women are more likely to become infected because they are more likely to be deficient in vitamin D, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported Saturday.

2009-05-11 16:20:50

Spending more time in the sunshine could help older people to reduce their risk of developing heart disease and diabetes.

2009-05-05 06:01:51

Investigators report that over one third of mothers and half of their infants have vitamin D deficiency at the time of birth.

2009-04-16 16:38:27

New British research finds that a low intake of vitamins C and A could raise the risk of asthma.

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Leaf vegetables
2013-08-21 09:03:22

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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