Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 15:11
For millions who wished they could prevent Alzheimer`s disease by taking B vitamins, Oxford University researchers have bad news.
Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 21:49
A new study has revealed that consuming a whole fresh avocado with either an orange-colored tomato sauce or raw carrots significantly enhanced provitamin A carotenoid (alpha- and beta-carotene) absorption and conversion of these carotenoids to an active form of vitamin A.
Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 12:36
A new research has found that eating particular fruits and vegetables daily, such as blueberries, kale and spinach can help one`s skin build up a natural barrier to the sun`s harmful rays.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 14:22
Bowel cancer patients with high levels of vitamin D in their blood are more likely to survive the disease, says a study.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 16:19
The ideal dose of vitamin D required by a human body ranges between 1,000 and 2,000 IU (International Units) per day.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014, 12:20
Researchers have provided evidence for low levels of vitamin D have a causal role in the development of high blood pressure (hypertension).
The findings suggest that vitamin D supplementation could be effective in combating some cases of hypertension.
Last Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014, 22:35
Leaving your house to take some lab tests could be a thing of the past! A new health-tracking device uses a swab of saliva, nasal fluid, or blood, to provide simple, at-home medical diagnosis.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 12:05
Vitamin A derivative helps in treating obesity and type 2 diabetes and prevents their cardiovascular complications, according to researchers at the University of Montreal and CHUM Research Centre (CRCHUM).