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  1. Reduction of vitamin K2 concentrations in human liver associated with ...Read the original story

    Yesterday | CiteULike

    It is unclear whether menaquinones produced by the intestinal microflora play any role in human nutrition. Reports of coagulopathy due to vitamin K deficiency occurring in patients receiving broad spectrum antibiotics indirectly suggest that vitamin K2 produced by the gut microflora may be utilized by the host.

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  2. Combating osteoporosis with calcium, vitamin D could save as much as $12 billion by 2020, CRN saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | NutraIngredients-USA

    ... D combination because of the huge number of studies from which to choose. Other ingredients, such as vitamin K2 and calcium and collagen combinations, show promise, he said, and might be included in future iterations of the massive report, which ...

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  3. Vitamin K2, collagen-calcium combo closing awareness, evidence gaps in bone healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | NutraIngredients-USA

    While the combination of calcium and vitamin D is the best known duo in bone health, other ingredients that stories to tell are closing the gap both in terms of clinical evidence and public acceptance, suppliers say. Take vitamin K2.

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  4. Funding for research into pain and cancer treatments.Read the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Scoop

    ... School of Biological Sciences is the development of inhibitors for MenD, an enzyme vital for the production of vitamin K2 which is essential for the survival of the tuberculosis bacterium. "Worldwide, TB is a major health problem and in New Zealand, ...

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  5. Find out why a vitamin K deficiency threatens bone and heart healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | NewsTarget.com

    ... Landsman and Dr. Kate Rheaume-Bleue talk about the risks associated with popular nutritional supplements; why vitamin K2 is crucial for optimal health plus many other lifesaving tips - which have been ignored by science for over 70 years! Visit: ...

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  6. NattoPharma gets Canadian Patent for vitamin K2 and omega-3sRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | NutraIngredients-USA

    Vitamin K2 supplier NattoPharma ASA has been granted a new Canadian patent covering pharmaceutical and nutraceutical products combining vitamin K2 with omega-3s for a range of health benefits. Canadian patent number 2,657,748, "Pharmaceutical and Nutraceutical Products Comprising Vitamin K2", covers nutra and pharma products providing vitamin K2 in combination with one or more polyunsaturated fatty acids, including fish and/or krill oil, for benefits related to bone, cartilage, and the cardiovascular system.

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  7. Has a possible new lead been found in the fight against neurodegenerative diseases?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... VIB and KU Leuven, succeeded in undoing the effect of one of the genetic defects that leads to Parkinson's using vitamin K2. His discovery gives hope to Parkinson's patients. ... Neuroscientist Patrik Verstreken of VIB (Flanders Institute for ...

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  8. The healing benefits of fermented cod liver oilRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | NewsTarget.com

    ... ineffective; combining it with high vitamin butter oil produced excellent results. The butter oil contains vitamin K2, which works synergistically with vitamins A and D. Quality sources of vitamin K include grass fed animal protein, butter, and ...

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  9. Healthy or harmful? The truth about soyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Fox News

    ... soy is native to East Asia where it is consumed in small amounts. Fermented soy is an excellent source of vitamin K2. When combined with vitamin D, K2 can help prevent heart disease, dementia, osteoporosis, and some cancers. This is different from ...

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  10. The bare bones of vitamin K2Read the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | Telegram

    ... play an important role. Newer research is also pointing to a lesser-known nutrient for bringing benefit to bones, vitamin K2. You might be surprised to learn that bone is a living tissue. Calcium is continually cycled in and out of bone with the ...

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  11. NattoPharma expands patent application for Vitamin K2Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | NutraIngredients-USA

    The US Patent and Trademark Office has approved a patent for NattoPharma for vitamin K2 food and supplement products for cardiovascular health, extending the dosing range covered by an earlier patent and giving the company "a unique market position". US Patent no.

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  12. NattoPharma expands patent application for Vitamin K2Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | NutraIngredients-USA

    The US Patent and Trademark Office has approved a patent for NattoPharma for vitamin K2 food and supplement products for cardiovascular health, extending the dosing range covered by an earlier patent and giving the company "a unique market position" . US Patent no.

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  13. Fluoridated water calcifies your arteries: studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | NewsTarget.com

    ... body's demineralization mechanisms (or de-calcification with natural substances such as magnesium, hawthorn or vitamin K2)." The time to end water fluoridation is now, as the mounting evidence couldn't be any clearer: Fluoride is extremely toxic, ...

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  14. 'Very pleased to find a lower dose supports bone health': Kyowa...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | NutraIngredients

    The potential bone health benefits of vitamin K2 menaquinone-4 may be achievable at a daily dose of 600 micrograms, according to a new study from Kyowa Hakko with implications for formulations and health. Results of the graded dose study, published in the Nutrition Journal , indicated that the 600 microgram per day dose was associated with a significant lowering of levels of circulating inactive osteocalcin .

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  15. 'Very pleased to find a lower dose supports bone health': Kyowa...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Food Technology

    The potential bone health benefits of vitamin K2 menaquinone-4 may be achievable at a daily dose of 600 micrograms, according to a new study from Kyowa Hakko with implications for formulations and health. Results of the graded dose study, published in the Nutrition Journal , indicated that the 600 microgram per day dose was associated with a significant lowering of levels of circulating inactive osteocalcin .

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  16. Bone-Protec - Healthy Bones NaturallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Natural Holistic Health

    ... are naturally stable molecules proven to be powerful weapons in fighting disease and promoting a healthy body); * Vitamin K2 is the most concentrated (and expensive) form of Vitamin K to help promote bone health. Unlike Vitamin K1 or K3 (which focus ...

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  17. Glanbia Nutritionals and NattoPharma agree exclusive distribution deal for MenaQ7 Pure Vitamin K2Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | NutraIngredients-USA

    Glanbia Nutritionals, Inc., has been named the exclusive distributor in the US and Canada for NattoPharma ASA's MenaQ7 Pure, a nature-identical synthetic vitamin K2 as menaquinone-7 . "We are excited for the addition of MenaQ7 Pure to our ingredients portfolio," said Ram Nimmagudda, Director of Business Development for Glanbia Nutritionals.

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  18. D3 and vitamin K2, and the role they play in our healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | NewsTarget.com

    ... & collard greens. This form of vitamin K is required for the formation of anticoagulant factors protein C & S. Vitamin K2 is necessary to convert a critical bone-building protein called osteocalcin. Osteocalcin is a necessary protein that helps ...

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  19. Questions on sunburns, warts and varicose veinsRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | The Guardian

    ... veins, may be attributable to a lack of vitamin K, according to a new study in the Journal of Vascular Research. Vitamin K2 is also produced by the good bacteria in your gut and antibiotics interfere with its' absorption. Vitamin K2 is available in ...

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  20. Leading Health Supplement Retailer Concerned About Calcium SupplementsRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | Emailwire.com

    ... go to your bones, you will need to pay some attention to your vitamin K intake, or you should consider taking a vitamin K2 supplement. Even then, we would still advise that you talk to a doctor before you start taking a calcium supplement", said ...

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