Myopia, or short-sightedness, has assumed 'epidemic' proportions in the last 30 years, with some countries reporting prevalence of 80-90 percent - and the reason could simply be lack of adequate light in classrooms.
According to a recent research, Vitamin D consumption may lead to lowering or even reverse the progression of low-grade prostate cancer, without the need of surgery or radiation.
A new study from the Oregon State University has suggested that there is a relationship between low levels of vitamin D and depression in healthy young women.
A new study has found that vitamin D plays an important role in the prevention and treatment of diseases caused with ageing.
The sunshine vitamin can be of great help for people during their sunset years as it may play a vital role in the prevention and treatment of diseases associated with ageing, says a study.
Too high levels of vitamin D in the blood may increase your risk of dying from a stroke, warns a study.
Eating fish and soaking up some sun may protect brain health, a new study suggests.
Plants can help prevent liver damage in women caused by fat accumulated during menopause, claims a new study.
A new study has examined that people who have low levels of vitamin D are more likely to have diabetes, regardless of how much they weigh.
A new study has found that low level of 25-OH vitamin D in childhood results in subclinical atherosclerosis over 25 years later in adulthood.
A new study has revealed that people with high levels of vitamin D in their bloodstream have a lower overall risk of developing colorectal cancer.
A new study has found that lack of Vitamin D is not only harmful for physical health, but it may also impact mental health, leading to depression.
Vitamin D supplements can reduce lung disease flare-ups by over 40 percent in patients with a vitamin D deficiency, show a clinical trial.
“O, Sunlight! The most precious gold to be found on Earth.”
Vitamin D deficiency is not just bad for your bone health, it can also result in various other diseases leading to an early death, research shows.
Over 80 percent of India's population is vitamin D deficient and is at risk from health complications like diabetes and heart disorders, experts said here Friday.
An Israeli research has found that asthma flare ups can be helpped by boosting the level of Vitamin D in deficients asthmatics.
A new research has revealed about the missing link between Vitamin D and prostate cancer, suggesting that Vitamin D suppresses inflammation, which is a bad actor potentially driving prostate cancer.
A new study has revealed that there is no substantial proof that vitamin D helps in preventing the development of type 2 diabetes in people.
A synthetic derivative of vitamin D can collapse the barrier of cells shielding pancreatic tumours, making the seemingly impenetrable cancer susceptible to therapeutic drugs, scientists say.
Day in Pics: 29th March
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