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  1. Vitamin D status and optimal supplementation in institutionalized...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Abstract Background Adults with intellectual disability have several risk factors for osteoporosis. Feeding problems with consequent nutritive deficiencies, and lack of sunshine exposure may lead to vitamin D deficiency.

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  2. Vitamin D tablets 'key to preventing colds and flu'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | This is Derbyshire

    Experts have claimed that more than three million UK people could stave-off infections such as colds or flu every year if everyone took Vitamin D supplements. A new study has found that taking the supplements protects against acute respiratory infections.

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  3. Taking on vitamin D headlines, and health professionals weigh in on Donald TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBC News

    This week, we look behind breathless headlines about vitamin D and a reported spike in autism spectrum disorder. We also find that it's difficult to determine who "owns" science or to diagnose from a distance.

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  4. Study claims vitamin D can protect against colds, fluRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer

    Taking extra vitamin D can protect against colds, flu and other respiratory infections, said a study Thursday which reopened a debate on the usefulness of over-the-counter supplements. A review of 25 clinical trials in 14 countries, some with conflicting results, yielded "the first definitive evidence" of a link between vitamin D and flu prevention, researchers claimed in the BMJ medical journal.

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  5. Why Getting Outside is So Good for YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... theories as to why being in nature makes us healthier, one leading hypothesis is that being outside increases our Vitamin D intake. We just keep learning more and more about how important vitamin D is for health , including preventing cancer, ...

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  6. Study linking vitamin D to reduced cold and flu risk is too good to be trueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Globe and Mail

    ... (maonakub/Getty Images/iStockphoto) It wouldn't be surprising if pharmacies are seeing a surge in demand for vitamin D tablets. After all, a new study just came out suggesting the sunshine vitamin can reduce the risk of catching a cold or the flu. ...

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  7. Denver Public Schools Adopts Sanctuary District StatusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | CBS Local

    Denver Public Schools Adopts Sanctuary District Status The Denver Public Schools school board has voted to adopt what is essentially a sanctuary district status. Is Vitamin 'D' The New 'C' When It Comes To Colds? Not Really, But ... A new study has many people stocking up on Vitamin D to help prevent cold and flu.

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  8. Vitamin D Cold and Flu Fighting Ability Found in SupplementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | News Max

    Vitamin D can protect against the cold, flu and possibly other acute respiratory infections, claimed British researchers who said its additional abilities are available from supplements. Their work was quickly challenged, though.

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  9. Low level vitamin D during remission contributes to relapse in ulcerative colitis patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | PhysOrg Weblog

    A new study led by researchers at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center has found that lower levels of vitamin D in the blood increase the risk of clinical relapse in patients with Ulcerative Colitis , an inflammatory bowel disease that causes long-lasting inflammation and ulcers in the colon. The study was published in the February issue of the journal Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology .

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  10. Lower Serum Vitamin D During Remission Increases Risk of Clinical...Read the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | Newswise

    A new study led by researchers at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center has found that lower levels of vitamin D in the blood increase the risk of clinical relapse in patients with Ulcerative Colitis , an inflammatory bowel disease that causes long-lasting inflammation and ulcers in the colon. The study was published in the February issue of the journal Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.

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  11. Oral vitamin D spray offers better protection from colds and flu than tabletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Medical News

    More than three million people across the UK could fend off acute respiratory infections such as colds or flu every year if everyone took Vitamin D supplements, according to a new study published by the British Medical Journal. Assuming a UK population of 65 million, and that 70% have at least one acute respiratory infection each year, then daily or weekly vitamin D supplements will mean 3.25 million fewer people would get at least one acute respiratory infection a year.

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  12. Experts warn of the need to control doping also in amateur athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... helps to minimise exercise-induced immune disturbances and can aid the body's recovery, QUT research has found. Vitamin D supplements protect against acute respiratory infections including colds and flu, according to a study led by Queen Mary ...

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  13. Consume Vitamin D pills to cut winter colds and fluRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Newkerala.com

    London [UK], Feb. 17 : Consume a healthy dose of vitamin D supplements during winters, as a study finds that taking them may protect you from acute respiratory infections and flu. The study, published in The BMJ, suggests that taking vitamin D - also known as the sunshine vitamin - may have benefits beyond bone and muscle health and protects against acute respiratory infections.

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  14. Vitamin D Pumps Up MusclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | HON

    British investigators measured both inactive and active vitamin D levels, fat levels and muscle mass in 116 healthy adult volunteers, aged 20 to 74. People with higher levels of active vitamin D in the blood had more lean muscle mass and bulk, the investigators found. "By looking at multiple forms [of vitamin D] in the same study, we can say that it is a more complex relationship than previously thought," said study author Zaki Hassan-Smith, from the University of Birmingham.

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  15. Vitamin D pills could be secret weapon in annual battle against cold and fluRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Independent.ie

    Vitamin D supplements can stave off infections such as colds or flu every year if taken regularly, according to new research. Vitamin D supplements can stave off infections such as colds or flu every year if taken regularly, according to new research.

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  16. Study: High levels of vitamin D may boost muscle strengthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | UPI

    British investigators measured both inactive and active vitamin D levels, fat levels and muscle mass in 116 healthy adult volunteers, aged 20 to 74. People with higher levels of active vitamin D in the blood had more lean muscle mass and bulk, the investigators found. "By looking at multiple forms [of vitamin D] in the same study, we can say that it is a more complex relationship than previously thought," said study author Zaki Hassan-Smith, from the University of Birmingham.

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  17. Kiwis add to mega-study findings that vitamin D reduces risk of cold, influenzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The New Zealand Herald

    People who take a vitamin D supplement are less likely to have respiratory infections such as influenza or the common cold, a large study has found. The international study, including New Zealand researchers, analysed individual patient data from more than 11,000 people in 25 trials.

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  18. Vitamin D tablets 'the key to beating winter colds and flu'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Streatham Guardian

    More than three million people across the UK could stave off infections such as colds or flu every year if everyone took Vitamin D supplements, experts have said. Vitamin D supplements has been a hot topic in medical circles in recent years with some experts arguing that their usefulness remains uncertain.

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  19. Vitamin D pills 'could stop colds or flu'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Ghanamma.com

    Vitamin D supplements could spare more than three million people from colds or flu in the UK each year, researchers claim. But as vitamin D is made in the skin while out in the sun, many people have low levels during winter.

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  20. Vitamin D protects against colds and flu, finds major global studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | EurekAlert!

    Vitamin D supplements protect against acute respiratory infections including colds and flu, according to a study led by Queen Mary University of London Vitamin D supplements protect against acute respiratory infections including colds and flu, according to a study led by Queen Mary University of London . The study provides the most robust evidence yet that vitamin D has benefits beyond bone and muscle health, and could have major implications for public health policy, including the fortification of foods with vitamin D to tackle high levels of deficiency in the UK.

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