Latest vitamin K Stories
Vitamin E has been found to decrease cardiovascular risk, but high doses of vitamin E also result in an increase in nose bleeds, U.S. researchers said.
A high daily dose of a vitamin K supplement did not protect against age-related bone mineral density decline, Canadian researchers said. However, it may help with preventing fractures or cancers, study leader Angela Cheung said.
ROSEMONT, Ill., Oct.
A majority of Parkinson's disease patients had insufficient levels of vitamin D in a new study from Emory University School of Medicine.
Vitamin D deficiency is common in patients with inflammatory bowel disease and chronic liver disease, U.S. researchers say.
DULUTH, Ga., Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Metametrix Clinical Laboratory (http://www.metametrix.com/), a leader in nutritional and metabolic testing services, announced the introduction of the Vitamin K Assay.
By Linda Buch Fitness Q&A QI am 58 and recently learned I have osteoporosis in my hip. After using Fosamax for many years, I decided to do weight lifting and the treadmill. Please address how to keep strong bones. - Marilyn Pedro, Fremont, CALIF. A.
PITTSBURGH, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- This fall, a familiar dance move will bring women across the country together in an effort to protect them against a leading, yet often overlooked, health risk associated with falls - hip fracture.
DEAR DR. DONOHUE: Everything I read or hear about macular degeneration is always about dry macular degeneration. I happen to have the wet kind, and would like to know what its treatments are. I've heard that vitamins work. Do they? Thank you. - T.R.
By Asp, Karen Sticks and stones may break your bones, but so will a lack of information. Here, six surprising truths about osteoporosis. BY KAREN ASP WENDY MIKOLA HAS A LIFESTYLE ANY PHYSICIAN WOULD PRAISE.
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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