Vitamin D Deficiency May Lead To High Blood Pressure

Younger white women with vitamin D deficiencies are about three times more likely to have high blood pressure in middle age than those with normal vitamin levels, according to a study released on Thursday. The study, presented at a meeting of the American Heart Association in Chicago, adds younger women to a growing list of … Continue reading Vitamin D Deficiency May Lead To High Blood Pressure

Low Levels of Vitamin D Doubles The Risk for Heart Dis-Ease

Low levels of vitamin D are known to nearly double the risk of cardiovascular disease in patients with diabetes, and researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis now think they know why. They have found that diabetics deficient in vitamin D can’t process cholesterol normally, so it builds up in their blood … Continue reading Low Levels of Vitamin D Doubles The Risk for Heart Dis-Ease

Low vitamin D levels linked to metabolic syndrome

Increasing blood levels of vitamin D are linked to a lower prevalence of the metabolic syndrome (obesity, hypertension, high cholesterol and diabetes), as well as improved ‘good’ cholesterol levels, says a new study. According to findings published in the Journal of Clinical Lipidology, the lowest levels of the sunshine vitamin were associated with a 31 … Continue reading Low vitamin D levels linked to metabolic syndrome

The Many Preventative Health Benefits of Vitamin-D

Scientific evidence shows vitamin D may go beyond its traditionally known role in maintaining bone integrity, according to new research presented at the Institute of Food Technologists Annual Meeting and Food Expo® earlier this month. It may play a role in preventing autoimmune dis-eases or over-acid tissue conditions such as multiple sclerosis and rheumatoid arthritis, … Continue reading The Many Preventative Health Benefits of Vitamin-D

30 Ways To Prevent and/or Reverse An Acidic Cancerous Condition

About 1.3 million Americans are diagnosed with a cancerous acidic condition each year and about 500,000 die from this acidic dis-ease. Some cancerous acidic conditions claim more lives than others, and there are things you can do to stop doing cancer. Here are the four deadliest acidic cancerous conditions caused by acidic lifestyle and diet … Continue reading 30 Ways To Prevent and/or Reverse An Acidic Cancerous Condition

Reverse or Prevent Allergies and Asthma with Vitamin D and Greens

Vitamin D deficiency is linked to asthma severity, according to the results of a cross-sectional study reported in the May 1 issue of the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. “Maternal vitamin D intake during pregnancy has been inversely associated with asthma symptoms in early childhood,” write Erick Forno, from Brigham and Women’s … Continue reading Reverse or Prevent Allergies and Asthma with Vitamin D and Greens

The Importance of Vitamin D in the Prevention or Treatment of Diabetes

Sun exposure and vitamin D levels may play a strongrole in risk of type 1 diabetes in children, accordingto new findings by researchers at the Moores CancerCenter at University of California, San Diego (UCSD)and the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine.This association comes on the heels of similar researchfindings by this same group regarding vitamin … Continue reading The Importance of Vitamin D in the Prevention or Treatment of Diabetes

Low or No Protein Diet May Extend Life

The key to longevity is eating less protein orbetter still no animal protein — and not just fewercalories and less acidity, as has previously beenthought — scientists have discovered. “Animals that eat less live longer — up to a point,”says Professor Stephen Simpson of the University ofSydney’s School of Biological Sciences. “Our researchusing animal models … Continue reading Low or No Protein Diet May Extend Life