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B vitamins in mother’ diet cut kid’s gut cancer risk


June 10th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 10 (IANS) Experiments on mice show that those born to mothers fed a diet supplemented with B vitamins are less likely to develop gut tumours.Previous research in humans ... Read more...

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Folic acid protects offsprings from colon cancer


May 27th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 27 (IANS) Folic acid supplements given to pregnant and breast-feeding females, reduced the rate of colon cancer in their offspring by 64 percent, based on mice studies.The research, ... Read more...

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Proper nutrition can help soldiers recover from traumatic brain injury


April 21st, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 21 (ANI): Military personnel who suffer traumatic brain injury (TBI) must receive adequate protein and calories immediately after the trauma and through the first two weeks of treatment, according to ... Read more...

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Why folic acid won’t prevent a heart attack


February 3rd, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 3 (ANI): A new study at The London School of Medicine and Dentistry and Barts has claimed that taking folic acid might save you from a heart attack once, but ... Read more...

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B vitamin therapy leads to kidney function decline in kidney disease patients


April 28th, 2010 - 3:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 28 (ANI): High dose B-vitamin therapy leads to a more rapid decline in kidney function and a higher rate of heart attack and stroke in patients with diabetic nephropathy (kidney ... Read more...

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Heart patients receiving folic acid treatment ‘at increased cancer, death risk’


November 18th, 2009 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 18 (ANI): Heart disease patients who are receiving folic acid and vitamin B12 treatment might be at an increased risk of cancer and death from any cause, suggests a new ... Read more...

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Drug that raises good cholestrol can also clear arteries: Study


November 4th, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Nov 4 (IANS) A study led by an Indian-origin researcher has found that a drug that raises levels of 'good' cholesterol can also help clear clogged arteries in ... Read more...

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Vitamin B pills don’t cut down risk of heart disease


October 7th, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 7 (IANS) Vitamin B pills don't cut down the risk of heart disease, says a new study. "There is no evidence to support the use of Vitamin B as supplements for ... Read more...

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Folic acid supplements raise prostate cancer risk


March 11th, 2009 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): Men who take daily folic acid supplements are at an increased risk of developing prostate cancer, warns a new study.According to researchers at the University of Southern ... Read more...

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Vitamin B fails to slow Alzheimers spread


October 15th, 2008 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 15 (ANI): A new study from University of California, San Diego School of Medicine has found that high doses of vitamin B fail to slow down cognitive decline in ... Read more...

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New super vegetarian food with all the health benefits of meat


May 29th, 2008 - 2:07 pm ICT by admin
Washington , May 29 (ANI): A scientist has developed a new vegetarian food, called tempe , that not only bolsters a persons uptake of iron, but also provides a good set ... Read more...

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Folic acid, B vitamins dont reduce cardiovascular risk in women


May 7th, 2008 - 12:33 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 7 (ANI): A new study has found that long-term supplementation of folic acid and vitamin B supplements do not protect women against heart disease and stroke.Randomised, controlled trials by ... Read more...

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Folate can help blunt damaging effects of heart stroke


March 28th, 2008 - 2:21 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 28 (ANI): Eating leafy green vegetables, beans and nuts not only keeps the heart healthy but the B vitamin folate found in them also help blunt the damaging effects ... Read more...

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Folic acid may help reduce blood arsenic levels


November 14th, 2007 - 1:49 am ICT by admin
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