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Vitamin D prevents pneumonia, sepsis

Friday June 13, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- Taking vitamin D supplements may help prevent infections like pneumonia and sepsis.  Early studies have already shown supplementation with

Coenzyme Q10 may help cognitive decline in postmenopausal women

Thursday June 12, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- Postmenopausal women or women with the ovaries removed may be at high risk of cognitive decline.  A new study ...
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Low lung cancer risk linked to high dietary vitamin E intake

THursday June 12, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- A new Chinese study in International Journal of Cancer suggests that increased intake of dietary vitamin E, but not ...
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Prenatal/maternal folate supplementation prevents childhood brain tumors

Thursday June 5, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- A study in Nutrition and Cancer suggests that prenatal vitamin supplementation is important for the prevention of childhood brain ...
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Folate, vitamin B12 linked to prostate cancer

Monday June 2, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- A review in Advances in Clinical Chemistry suggests vitamin B12 and folate fortification may increase risk of prostate cancer, ...
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Vitamin D supplements lower death risk from diseases

Saturday may 31, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- A systematic review in British Medical Journal confirms that high circulating vitamin D can lower risk of death from ...
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Synthetic folate boosts breast cancer risk - study

Saturday May 31, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- Eating foods fortified with synthetic folate (vitamin B9) may increase risk of breast cancer in European American women, a ...
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Vitamin supplements prevent hearing loss in older people

Friday May 30, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- Taking vitamin supplements such as vitamin C, retinol, riboflavin, and niacin may help prevent age-related hearing loss in older ...
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Nutrition and the Risk of Alzheimer's Disease

Abstract Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder that accounts for the major cause of dementia, and the increasing worldwide prevalence of AD is a ...
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Weight loss surgery patients should use vitamin B12 supplements - review

Wednesday May 28, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- Patients with extreme obesity may benefit from bariatric surgery or commonly known as weight loss surgery, which may also ...
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