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Vitamin D Supplements Reduce Risk of Atrial Fibrillation

A study in the American Heart Journal shows that high doses of vitamin D decrease the risk of atrial fibrillation, a common arrhythmia that leads to heart failure and stroke.

Vitamin D Supplements May Reduce Risk of Cardiovascular Events

Australian researchers, writing in The BMJ, found that people who took vitamin D supplements had a lower risk of cardiovascular events, including myocardial infarction and stroke.

Copper Deficiency May Be a Major Contributing Factor to Cardiovascular Disease

Nutrient deficiencies can be an important factor in cardiovascular health and disease. There has been growing evidence that copper deficiency as well as defective copper …

Vitamin B12 Insufficiency Resulting from Long-Term Metformin Therapy

Long term use of Metformin shown to negatively impact Vitamin B12 levels due to malabsorption

Vitamin E Alleviates Postmenopausal Insomnia

According to a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial in Nutrients, vitamin E was shown to help alleviate chronic insomnia disorder and enhance sleep quality in postmenopausal women. …

B Vitamins May Enhance Heart Benefits of Omega-3s

The newest power duo in the supplement world may be B vitamins and omega-3 fatty acids. A study from the journal Nutrients points to a …

Key Vitamins and Minerals for Reproductive Health

A Look at the Research Behind Selenium, Zinc, Folate and Vitamin B12 as They Pertain to Reproductive Health. The age at which we elect to …

Vitamin C Helps 50+ Men and Women Retain Muscle Mass

Vitamin C could be the key to better muscles in later life, according to new research from the University of East Anglia (UEA). A study …

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The Immune Enhancing Effects of Alpha-Tocopherol and the Tocotrienol Family

We all are familiar with the antioxidant principles of the vitamin E family, their importance as an essential nutrient, and the protection they provide against …

Vitamin D and Calcium Twice Daily May Keep Vertigo Away

Taking vitamin D and calcium twice a day may reduce chances of getting vertigo again, according to a study published in the online issue of …


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