Vitamin D Articles: Are You Keeping Up with the Latest Research?

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Vitamin D May Improve Asthma Control WebMD “There is a lot of circumstantial evidence, but we need to do definitive studies with vitamin D interventions to see what happens.” Michael Holick, MD, PhD, … Vitamin D may be linked to aggressive prostate cancer Chiropractic Economics NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Contrary to findings from some […]

A Handful of Pecans a Day Keeps the Doctor Away

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From:  http://www.ilovepecans.org “Clinical research studies have confirmed eating about a handful of pecans each day may help reduce the risk of heart disease, help lower cholesterol and aid in weight loss.  In addition, pecans are loaded with more than 19 vitamins and minerals, heart-healthy unsaturated fat, and contain no trans fat.  For more information on […]

Do You Need a Woman’s Nutrition Program? Ten Indicators You May Be Malnourished

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Image via Wikipedia Are you malnourished? Take this Quiz to see if you Need a Woman’s Nutrition Program. After the questions, you will find suggestions for supplements that may help you. 1. Do you use convenience foods or eat at fast food restaurants? 2. Do you use “artificial” or “imitation” food products? If you answered […]

Is your Child at Risk for Heart Disease: New Study links low Vitamin D levels to high blood pressure and cholesterol

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Children today are not spending the time outdoors playing like they used to due to video games, computers, and safety concerns.  Not only this, when we do take them outside, we make sure they are covered in sunscreen.  The result is that many of our children are lacking the “sunshine vitamin”, vitamin D.   Two recent […]