In a new study published online in the Oct. 25 issue of the scientific journal Cell Metabolism, researchers from the Washington University School of Medicine in St.
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Vitamin and Supplements
Women seeking to have a healthy pregnancy often turn to supplements that they personally believe will promote fertility and are beneficial toward the growth of a developing fetus.
In spite of an earlier report in June by the FDA warning consumers that the popular dietary supplement Reumofan Plus contains non-natural prescription drugs, reports of users suffering com
Chronic hepatitis C virus infection is a major health problem, affecting approximately 3.2 million people in the United States and 170 million around the world.
Studies telling people to take enough vitamin D to help prevent fractures are nothing new, since it's well established that vitamin D is necessary for bone health.
Eating fish for its omega-3 fatty acids has long been popularized as a brain food.
Vitamin D is emerging as an important player for curbing a variety of diseases. Low levels are linked to higher risk of cancer, fractures, heart disease and other chronic illnesses.
For many Baby Boomers, daily supplements are taken with as much religious regularity as taking Communion during Mass.
An unstudied resveratrol based nutriceutical treatment was able to restore vision in patients with the wet form of macular degeneration, according to a report from Stuart Richer OD, PhD, Director,
A recent article published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute warns that health-minded consumers are taking too much Vitamin D.
Researchers may have figured out how much vitamin D older adults really need for optimal health.
Homocystinuria is an inherited disorder that affects the metabolism of the amino acid methionine.
In a recent episode of The Dr. Oz Show, Dr. Oz briefly advises viewers to try a supplement labeled as "CoQ10 Q-gels" on a large and otherwise non-descript brown bottle.
Vitamin D is linked to lower risk of stress fractures in active young girls; especially during pre-adolescence and adolescence, finds a new study.
Vitamin D is one of the most studied vitamins of recent times, as it appears that there is widespread deficiency that leads to multiple health issues.
This month, Dr. Oz tells viewers about three new belly fat busting supplements for the New Year that are cutting-edge ways to transform your body through taking supplements that can help fight belly fat without diet or exercise.
You may be familiar with the debate, which has been going on for years: do low levels of vitamin D cause or contribute to depression?
In the January 2012 issue of Consumer Reports, analysts report their findings of claims made by several major manufacturers of fish oil pills.