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A vitamin that helps the critically ill (Lead)


April 4th, 2012 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, April 4 (IANS) Vitamin D, which the body synthesises with the help of sunlight, has an important bearing on the functioning of our auto-immune system, says a study.Howard ... Read more...

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Ray of sunshine boon for critically ill


April 4th, 2012 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, April 4 (IANS) Vitamin D, which the body synthesises with the help of sunlight, has an important bearing on the functioning of our auto-immune system.Now Howard Amital, professor ... Read more...

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Six dental myths demystified


August 6th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 6 (ANI): Irrespective of brushing, flossing, and twice-yearly dental check-ups if you still face dental problems, then there are things you need to know.Scientists have demystified the common dental ... Read more...

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Large dose of vitamin D in pregnancy cuts premature births


May 2nd, 2010 - 2:56 am ICT by IANS
London, May 2 (IANS) Women should take up to 10 times the current recommended dose of vitamin D during pregnancy, experts have said after it was found to cut premature birth by ... Read more...

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Why does low Vitamin D raise cardiac risks in diabetics?


August 24th, 2009 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 24 (IANS) Researchers have found why low levels of vitamin D are known to nearly double the risk of cardiovascular disease in diabetics. Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in ... Read more...

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Why low vitamin D ups diabetics’ heart disease risk


August 22nd, 2009 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 22 (ANI): A new study has revealed that low levels of sunshine vitamin can almost double heart disease risk in diabetes patients.Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. ... Read more...

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Pregnant women low on vitamin D more prone to vaginal infection


May 23rd, 2009 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 23 (IANS) Pregnant women with low vitamin D levels are more likely to suffer from a common vaginal infection that increases their risk for preterm delivery, according to a new ... Read more...

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