Plan to Re-Code Prenatal Vitamins Spurs Lawsuit
Courthouse News Service
SAN FRANCISCO (CN) – Plans to re-code prescription prenatal vitamins as over-the-counter in a widely used medical database will deny millions of women access to supplements that help prevent devastating birth defects, a vitamin seller claims in federal ...
Drugmaker Moves to Stop Natal Vitamin ReclassificationLaw360 (subscription)

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Business Insider

Are vitamins and supplements healthy or dangerous? - Business ...
Business Insider
Many US adults take a vitamin or supplement every day, yet the scientific research has consistently found them to be ineffective and sometimes dangerous.

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Echo NEws (press release) (registration)

Your Health: A Better Understanding of Vitamins
Echo NEws (press release) (registration)
Among the micronutrients, vitamins are well known, but not well understood by consumers in general. Most people probably think of a bottle of supplements when considering the role of vitamins in their lives, but the best vitamin sources are whole foods.



ProHealth

The Impact of Vitamin D Deficiency Upon B Vitamin Production and the Gut
ProHealth
Vitamin D blood levels of 60-80ng/ml promote normal sleep. The present study was undertaken to explore why this beneficial effect waned after 2years as arthritic pain increased. Pantothenic acid becomes coenzyme A, a cofactor necessary for cortisol and ...



Cleveland Jewish News

More about taking vitamins | Health | clevelandjewishnews.com
Cleveland Jewish News
Last month I provided an overview about taking vitamins. What are vitamins and what are the circumstances in which people might develop deficiencies?

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Prevention.com

Your Vitamins And Supplements Might Not Even Be Working
Prevention.com
Walk into any pharmacy, and the bottles of vitamins and supplements occupy some serious shelf space. There's an alphabet of choices from vitamin A to zinc. They come in tablets, capsules, liquids, and gummies, in formulations for men, women, kids ...



KEVN Black Hills Fox

Health Watch: Vitamin D
KEVN Black Hills Fox
Everyone has a different opinion on nutrition and vitamin D is no different. 86% of South Dakotans are vitamin D deficient in the winter time, and 27% of people from SD are vitamin D deficient in the summer time. There isn't enough sunshine from ...



Metro US

Should you take vitamins and supplements at all? All signs point to no
Metro US
The industry producing vitamins and supplements is a $37 billion dollar business powered, in part, by celebrities like Jennifer Aniston who gulp down vitamins by the handful. 'I've got a healthy bag of vitamins I take three times a day, like Viviscal ...



Ars Technica

Alex Jones' Infowars supplements are overpriced, mundane ...
Ars Technica
BuzzFeed reports results after sending supplements to an independent lab for testing.

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Vitamin D: Controversies and Facts
Pharmacy Times
Health care providers often prescribe vitamin D and calcium supplementation to older patients to reduce their risk of fractures. Severe nutritional rickets and osteomalacia are uncommon diseases that can be caused by vitamin D or calcium deficiencies.


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