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  • Mother's low vitamin D linked to toddler's risk of cavities

    Mother's low vitamin D linked to toddler's risk of cavities

    Women's low vitamin D levels during pregnancy are linked to a higher risk of cavities in the teeth of their toddlers, according to a new study done in Canada.Previous studies have shown that vitamin D deficiency among mothers can lead to defects in the enamel of their toddlers' teeth - which have al...

  • Vitamin supplements or natural foods, what works better?

    Vitamin supplements or natural foods, what works better?

    Natural foods provide the best nutrition to the human body and there is no evidence to prove that vitamin supplements can better a person's health, medical experts have claimed. "All kinds of natural food if taken in moderation are good for health. It is better to have natural foods than tablets sup...

  • Vitamin D rich diet can help fight breast cancer

    Vitamin D rich diet can help fight breast cancer

    Breast cancer patients with high levels of vitamin D in their blood are twice as likely to survive the disease as women with low levels of this nutrient, scientists have found. In previous studies, Cedric F Garland, professor in the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine at the University of C...

  • Vitamin E, beta-carotene no help for heart disease, cancer

    Vitamin E, beta-carotene no help for heart disease, cancer

    In yet another blow to the $28 billion vitamin industry, a US task force on Monday urged against taking Vitamin E and beta-carotene to ward off heart disease or cancer.The latest guidelines from the US Preventive Services Task Force update the 2003 edition by adding Vitamin E to beta-carotene, a sup...

  • A diet rich in Vitamin A essential during pregnancy

    A diet rich in Vitamin A essential during pregnancy

    In a significant breakthrough, the short-term deficit of vitamin A while the lungs are being formed in the baby during pregnancy has been linked to asthma later in life. A team of Columbia University researchers has found the first direct evidence of a link between prenatal vitamin A deficiency and ...

  • Vitamin C can help fight cancer, says study

    Vitamin C can help fight cancer, says study

    High doses of Vitamin C can help boost the ability of the chemotherapy process to kill cancer cells, says a new research. According to US scientists from University of Kansas, if Vitamic C is given by injection then it could be a potentially safe, effective and low-cost treatment for ovarian and oth...

  • 4 foods that kill bad breath

    4 foods that kill bad breath

    Have bad breath? You can stop embarrassing yourself by staying hydrated, eating vitamin C rich food items and drinking tea. Nutritionist and weight management expert Amrapali Patil shares tips on how to keep your breath fresh:* Water: Just swish and swirl some water in the mouth like gargling (but s...

  • Dietary supplements for kids exceed vitamin doses: Study

    Dietary supplements for kids exceed vitamin doses: Study

    Take stock if your kid is on vitamin supplements as he/she may be consuming a greater amount than recommended. According to a new study, a child's body may lack the ability to handle excess amounts of certain vitamins.For the research, scientists reviewed the labels of nearly 200 dietary supplements...

  • Should you pop vitamin D pills regularly?

    Should you pop vitamin D pills regularly?

    Vitamin D supplements have no significant effect on preventing heart attack, stroke, cancer or bone fractures, according to a review of scientific evidence published Friday.Researchers led by Mark Bolland of the University of Auckland in New Zealand looked at 40 high-quality trials to see if supplem...

  • Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell blames therapist for failing drug test

    Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell blames therapist for failing drug test

    The 31-year-old Jamaican sprint star said he received "four injections," including vitamin B12, from Christopher Xuereb, who Powell had been working with for two months.

  • Kundru ki Sabzi

    Kundru ki Sabzi

    Kundru is a green vegetable also called tendli, tindora or ivy gourd. It is a great source of soluble fiber and is also rich in Vitamin A and C.

  • Chaulai Ka Saag

    Chaulai Ka Saag

    A dish from Uttar Pradesh, chaulai ka saag is usually eaten with makki di roti or paranthas. It is also known as Amaranth leaves and is a great source of vitamin A, folate, vitamin c, iron etc.

  • Vitamin E may slow Alzheimer's disease progression

    Vitamin E may slow Alzheimer's disease progression

    Researchers say vitamin E might slow the progression of mild-to-moderate Alzheimer's disease -- the first time any treatment has been shown to alter the course of dementia at that stage.In a study of more than 600 older veterans, high doses of the vitamin delayed the decline in daily living skills, ...

  • Now, bask in mushrooms to get Vitamin D

    Now, bask in mushrooms to get Vitamin D

    Next time you go out in the sun to get some Vitamin D, think about mushrooms. Why mushrooms? Well, this is what is going to be your best source of Vitamin D soon.In order to give mushrooms a vitamin D boost, researchers exposed them to quick pulses of ultraviolet light. And voila! In less than a sec...

  • Clear Vitamin Soup

    Clear Vitamin Soup

    A healthy soup made with beetroot, tomatoes and carrots. Enjoy as a soup or serve with brown rice.

  • Why Miley Cyrus has been "secretly tugging" on her hair

    Why Miley Cyrus has been 'secretly tugging' on her hair

    Singer-actress Miley Cyrus says she consumes vitamin supplements to boost her hair growth, and she admits she can't wait to have long locks once again.

  • Trouble sleeping? Eat well

    Trouble sleeping? Eat well

    Stress is often seen as a culprit when you are unable to get a good night's sleep. But your diet also plays a role in it. Check your nutrient intake to sleep well.The following vitamins and minerals are required to solve sleep problems, reports huffingtonpost.com.* Magnesium: It plays a role in the ...

  • FDA warns of steroids in vitamin B supplement

    FDA warns of steroids in vitamin B supplement

    The Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers to avoid a vitamin B dietary supplement from Healthy Life Chemistry by Purity First because it contains two potentially dangerous anabolic steroids.The agency says the company's B-50 supplements tested positive for methasterone and dimethazine, t...

  • New York police called in line: women can go topless

    As the summer sun shines in New York, many city dwellers will head to Central Park to soak up some vitamin D. And if police see topless female sunbathers, they have been reminded to let them be.

  • Pumpkin Oats Cake

    Pumpkin Oats Cake

    Winner of the Guilty Free contest bakes away a healthy cake with pumpkin and oats, full of A vitamin, fiber & iron.

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