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  1. DRGRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newswise

    Springfield, New Jersey, USA - The DRGA 25-OH Vitamin D ELISA, an enzyme immunoassay for the measurement of total 25-OH Vitamin D in both serum and plasma, will be a highlight of the 2016 American Association for Clinical Chemistry Conference on August 02-04 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Vitamin D is involved in the intestinal absorption of calcium and the regulation of calcium homeostasis.

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  2. Vitamin D Levels and the Risk of Cognitive Decline in Chinese Elderly ...Read the original story

    Yesterday | CiteULike

    The Journals of Gerontology Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences , glw128, doi:10.1093/gerona/glw128 Background: Vitamin D has a neuroprotective function, potentially important for the prevention of cognitive decline. Prospective studies from Western countries support an association between lower vitamin D level and future cognitive decline in elderly people.

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  3. Systems analysis of the prostate transcriptome in African-American...Read the original story

    Yesterday | CiteULike

    Background: Vitamin D has a neuroprotective function, potentially important for the prevention of cognitive decline. Prospective studies from Western countries support an association between lower vitamin D level and future cognitive decline in elderly people.

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  4. Vitamin D: A Narrative Review Examining the Evidence for Ten Beliefs.Read the original story

    Yesterday | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Over the past decade, a large body of observational evidence has suggested an association between lower vitamin D status and multiple acute and chronic disorders, including cancer, multiple sclerosis, depression and respiratory tract infections.

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  5. New seniors study suggests Vitamin D could prevent cognitive declineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CTV

    New research on vitamin D has found that low levels of the vitamin are associated with an increased risk of cognitive decline in Chinese seniors. New research on vitamin D has found that low levels of the vitamin are associated with an increased risk of cognitive decline in Chinese seniors.

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  6. Vitamin D and bronchopulmonary dysplasia in preterm infantsRead the original story

    Thursday | Journal of Perinatology

    Correspondence: Dr H Christou, Department of Pediatric Newborn Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Thorn 1019, Boston MA 02115, USA Email: [email protected] Vitamin D deficiency is associated with asthma and reactive airway disease in childhood but its potential contribution to bronchopulmonary dysplasia in preterm infants is unknown. Preterm infants have lower levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D D) at birth and are at risk for nutritional deficiencies after birth.

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  7. AstraZeneca PLC Helped By New Drugs As Cholesterol Pill FadesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 27 | BioSpace

    Vitamin D Levels Predict Risk Of Brain Decline In Chinese Elderly Research conducted by Duke-NUS Medical School and Duke University has associated low vitamin D levels with increased subsequent risk of cognitive decline and impairment in the Chinese elderly. Produced primarily in the skin upon exposure to sunlight, Vitamin D is necessary for maintaining healthy bones and muscles.

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  8. Vitamin D Receptor Activation Reduces Angiotensin-II-Induced...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Circulation

    From the Institute of Health Research-INCLIVA, Department of Pharmacology, Valencia, Spain ; Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pharmacology, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain ; and Diabetes and Associated Metabolic Disorders Unit, CIBERDEM, Madrid, Spain . Correspondence to Dr Laura Piqueras or Dr Maria-Jesus Sanz, Institute of Health Research-INCLIVA, Av.

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  9. Study finds link between vitamin D levels and risk of cognitive decline in Chinese elderlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Medical News

    Research conducted by Duke-NUS Medical School and Duke University has associated low vitamin D levels with increased subsequent risk of cognitive decline and impairment in the Chinese elderly. Produced primarily in the skin upon exposure to sunlight, Vitamin D is necessary for maintaining healthy bones and muscles.

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  10. Vitamin D levels predict risk of brain decline in Chinese elderlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Research conducted by Duke-NUS Medical School and Duke University has associated low vitamin D levels with increased subsequent risk of cognitive decline and impairment in the Chinese elderly. Produced primarily in the skin upon exposure to sunlight, Vitamin D is necessary for maintaining healthy bones and muscles.

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  11. David McWilliams: All the racism in the world has a common cause - Vitamin DRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Independent.ie

    ... are burnt to a crisp on the beach. Why is this? The reason we have black, white and yellow people is because of Vitamin D. We all need a minimum of Vitamin D, which we get by either absorbing it through our skin from sunlight or we ingest it in ...

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  12. All the racism in the world has a common cause - Vitamin DRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Independent.ie

    ... are burnt to a crisp on the beach. Why is this? The reason we have black, white and yellow people is because of Vitamin D. We all need a minimum of Vitamin D, which we get by either absorbing it through our skin from sunlight or we ingest it in ...

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  13. Vitamin D therapy in individuals with prehypertension or hypertension: the DAYLIGHT trial.Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | CiteULike

    A large body of epidemiological and experimental evidence suggests that vitamin D deficiency may promote hypertension. This raises the possibility that vitamin D supplementation could be a simple intervention to reduce blood pressure, but data from prospective, randomized trials are limited.

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  14. Vitamin D Supplementation Modulates T Cell-Mediated Immunity in...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | CiteULike

    Although studies have linked vitamin D deficiency with immune-mediated diseases, data demonstrating a direct effect on T-cell function are sparse. Our objective was to determine whether oral vitamin D3 influences T-cell activation in humans with vitamin D deficiency.

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  15. Are pregnancy vitamins a waste of money?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | OpEdNews

    ... are the ones interested in higher sales. "We do agree that pregnant women should make sure they take Vitamin D and folic acid. But we also make emphasis that professional guidelines are needed as neither vitamin or supplement is taken for nine ...

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  16. Why you may need MORE sun if you've got a big tum: Here, experts...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Daily Mail

    ... may need MORE sun if you've got a big tum: Here, experts reveal what you really need to know to get enough vital Vitamin D After the recent heatwave, it seems scarcely believable: one in five adults in Britain has low levels of vitamin D, the ...

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  17. In The Eye of Labour's StormRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Outlook

    ... million times. The augmented reality game has 21 million users worldwide. Loving the Sun It is no surprise that Vitamin D deficiency is a serious problem here, thanks to our wet and gloomy winters but even in sunny countries like India, it has ...

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  18. Worcestershire residents advised to ensure their vitamin D levels are topped upRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Malvern Gazette

    RESIDENTS of Worcestershire are being advised to top up their vitamin D levels by taking supplements if they feel they may be deficient in the vital element. The guidance follows a new recommendation by Public Health England following a report from the Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutritian.

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  19. Vitamin D supplementsRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 23 | Sciencebase Science Blog

    We need vitamin D, although exactly what you mean by vitamin D is open to debate, there are several different chemicals that come under the umbrella of that term and you won't always get the most appropriate from a supplement. Indeed, a given product might not even tell you which form you've bought over the counter.

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  20. Vitamin D: 10 Benefits to Your Cardiovascular SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | News Max

    Vitamin D maintains the health of the cardiovascular system by helping to regulate cells, blood pressure, and blood sugar level throughout the body. Studies suggest a deficiency in vitamin D could result in heart disease and associated cardiovascular risks.

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