Tanning Bed maintained normal vitamin D

6 months of UVB treatment, her serum 25(OH)D level was maintained in the normalAmplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govGastroenterology. 2001 Dec;121(6):1485-8.Treatment of vitamin D deficiency due to Crohn's disease with tanning bed ultraviolet B radiation.Koutkia P, Lu Z, Chen TC, Holick MF.Vitamin D, Skin, and Bone Research Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, 715 Albany … Continue reading Tanning Bed maintained normal vitamin D

Vitamin K2 (menaquinone) protects against heart disease

Vitamin K2 (menaquinone) protects against heart disease Vitamin K1 is mainly present in green vegetables and plant margarins, Vitamin K2 in meat, liver, butter, egg yolk, natto, "Cheese and curd cheese."Amplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govNutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis. 2009 Sep;19(7):504-10. Epub 2009 Jan 28.A high menaquinone intake reduces the incidence of coronary heart disease.Gast GC, de Roos … Continue reading Vitamin K2 (menaquinone) protects against heart disease

Vitamin A May Reduce Deaths From Measles and Diarrhea in Children

Supplement with Vitamin A May Reduce Deaths From Measles and Diarrhea in ChildrenAmplify’d from http://www.medscape.org From Medscape Education Clinical Briefs Vitamin A May Reduce Deaths From Measles and Diarrhea in Children CME/CE News Author: Laurie Barclay, MD CME Author: Hien T. Nghiem, MD Authors and Disclosures CME/CE Released: 12/09/2010; Valid for credit through 12/09/2011 Print … Continue reading Vitamin A May Reduce Deaths From Measles and Diarrhea in Children

Eenefits of high levels of vitamin D was “inconsistent and/or conflicting

After reviewing the data, the committee concluded that the evidence for the benefits of high levels of vitamin D was “inconsistent and/or conflicting and did not demonstrate causality.” Evidence also suggests that high levels of vitamin D can increase the risks for fractures and the overall death rate and can raise the risk for other … Continue reading Eenefits of high levels of vitamin D was “inconsistent and/or conflicting

Vitamin A deficiency is common after bariatric surgery

Vitamin A deficiency is common after bariatric surgery and is associated with a low serum concentration of pre-albumin.Amplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govJ Obes. 2011;2011. pii: 760695. Epub 2010 Sep 14.Vitamin a deficiency after gastric bypass surgery: an underreported postoperative complication.Zalesin KC, Miller WM, Franklin B, Mudugal D, Rao Buragadda A, Boura J, Nori-Janosz K, Chengelis DL, Krause … Continue reading Vitamin A deficiency is common after bariatric surgery

Vitamin a deficiency after gastric bypass

Vitamin a deficiency after gastric bypassAmplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govJ Obes. 2011;2011. pii: 760695. Epub 2010 Sep 14.Vitamin a deficiency after gastric bypass surgery: an underreported postoperative complication.Zalesin KC, Miller WM, Franklin B, Mudugal D, Rao Buragadda A, Boura J, Nori-Janosz K, Chengelis DL, Krause KR, McCullough PA.Divisions of Cardiology, Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, … Continue reading Vitamin a deficiency after gastric bypass

Fresh Healthy Food *YES*/ High Dose Vitamins *Not So Much*

New data suggests a Healthy Diet is MUCH more valuable than High Dose Vitamins Recent studies of vitamins have delivered a flurry of disappointing results. The supplements failed to prevent Alzheimer's disease, cancer, heart attacks, strokes, type 2 diabetes, and premature death.Amplify’d from http://www.consumerreports.orgVitamins, supplements New evidence shows they can't compete with Mother Nature Last … Continue reading Fresh Healthy Food *YES*/ High Dose Vitamins *Not So Much*

Vitamin D deficiency: diabetes, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, and peripheral vascular disease.

Vitamin D deficiency was associated with highly significant (p <0.0001) increases in the prevalence of diabetes, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, and peripheral vascular disease.Amplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govAm J Cardiol. 2010 Oct 1;106(7):963-968. Epub 2010 Aug 11.Relation of Vitamin D Deficiency to Cardiovascular Risk Factors, Disease Status, and Incident Events in a General Healthcare Population.Anderson JL, May HT, Horne … Continue reading Vitamin D deficiency: diabetes, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, and peripheral vascular disease.