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Omega-3 fatty acids help reduce risk of premature birth

A new review has found that increasing the intake of omega-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids during pregnancy reduces the risk of premature births.

20 November, 2018

Can lutein help increase physical activity?

Australian researchers probe the question of whether getting enough of the eye protecting antioxidant, lutein, in your daily diet can also help you stay active.

9 October, 2018

UK analysis: young adults, prospective parents missing key nutrients

New analysis shows that women and men in their childbearing years, as well as young people in general, are not getting the key micronutrients they need to ensure health now and in the future.

16 August, 2018

Breast cancer – vitamin D is protective

Levels of vitamin D supplementation, substantially higher than current recommendations, may protect against post-menopausal breast cancer.

22 June, 2018

People with – or at risk of – type-2 diabetes may need more vitamin D

Two new studies show that people who have, or are at risk of, diabetes may need more vitamin D to stay healthy and keep inflammation at bay.

20 April, 2018

Lutein gives a boost to IQ and creative thinking

Lutein is recognised as a vision-boosting vitamin – but a new study suggests what’s good for the eyes may also be good for your brain power.

16 April, 2018

Vitamin D improves mental health in women with type-2 diabetes

Recent research suggests that a high weekly dose of vitamin D could improve depression and anxiety among women with type 2 diabetes.

19 March, 2018

Vitamin E could protect against gallstones

In a new study, individuals with the highest blood levels of vitamin E had the lowest risk of developing gallstones.

20 February, 2018

Study finds heart protective effects of sea buckthorn

A new review suggests that supplementing with nutrient- and antioxidant-rich sea buckthorn oil could help protect against heart disease.

5 February, 2018

Vitamin D deficiency link to metabolic syndrome

Vitamin D deficiency could raise the risk of metabolic syndrome among postmenopausal women, according to a recent study.

23 January, 2018