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Vitamin and Supplements
Vitamin D supplementation did not appear to prevent bone loss in postmenopausal black women and the optimal intake of vitamin D is controversial.
Nutrients, vitamins and minerals, work synergistically. There is a cooperative action between certain vitamins and minerals, which work as catalysts.
Fish oil supplements or dietary fish intake can be beneficial by reducing sudden death in patients with a recent heart attack.
Vitamin E supplements do not protect healthy women against heart attacks and stroke, according to study.Vitamin E and Women's Health
Vitamin E supplements do not protect healthy women against heart attacks and stroke, according to new results from the Women's Health Study, a long-term clinical trial of the effect of vitamin E and aspirin on both the prevention of cardiovascular disease and of cancer.
Study indicates Fish Oil Supplements don't lower risk of serious heart rhythm problems for patients with implantable defibrillators.
Healthy primitive peoples had rich dietary sources of vitamin D complex such as marine oils, fish, insects or butterfat. Vitamin D is needed for healthy bones, proper growth, mineral metabolism, muscle tone, insulin production, reproduction and immune system functions.
Because this study indicates potential drawbacks to long-term use of high-dose vitamin C supplements, adults should not supplement their dietary vitamin C levels above the recommended dietary allowance.
FDA intends to improve the regulatory actions to protect consumers against unsafe dietary supplements and dietary supplements making unauthorized, false, or misleading claims.
A daily multivitamin may reduce the risk of various chronic diseases. The daily use of a multivitamin by older adults could lead to more than $1.6 billion in Medicare savings in the next 5 years.