You may have read up on how to care for your soon-to-arrive bundle of joy, but many parents still have questions after baby is here. Check out these helpful tips.
Try to get most of your calcium and vitamin D from your diet. You can fill any gaps with a supplement. But don’t assume that “more is better.”
Could taking a vitamin D supplement make it less likely you will develop a cancer that spreads or is deadly? A study gives some proof this might be the case.
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The relationship between vitamin D and calcium and bone health continues to cause conflict among researchers, most recently with a Chinese stu…
The relationship between vitamin D and calcium and bone health continues to cause conflict among researchers, most recently with a Chinese study that found no significant link between supplements and bone fractures.
The nanofiber sutures that researchers are testing contain vitamin D, which is thought to be able to induce production of an infection-fighting peptide at the surgical site.
The nutrition decisions that kids make now will affect their bones for the rest of their lives.
Creighton study finds 30-percent reduction in cancer from vitamin D supplements.
The study, led by Joan Lappe, a Creighton professor of nursing and medicine, fell just short of showing a statistically significant reduction in risk for all types of cancer.
When it comes to osteoporosis, the numbers say it all.
Two University of Nebraska Medical Center researchers are seeking to recruit 300 women as part of an ongoing study that studies ways to improve bone strength and prevent bone loss in post-menopausal women.
It’s important to consider the range of nutrients in the milk you are purchasing, so you are getting the best balance in your daily food intake.
The common flu shot does not have to be your only line of defense when flu season strikes.