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  1. Low Vitamin D Levels May Raise Early Death Risk

    By Mary Elizabeth Dallas HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Nov. 19, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Having low levels of vitamin D because of your genetics may raise the risk of early death, a new study suggests. But the risk is not linked with early death due to heart-related causes, the researchers added. Th

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  2. Recalled Supplements Linger on U.S. Store Shelves

    By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Oct. 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Two-thirds of dietary supplements recalled by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) because they contained banned ingredients remained on store shelves at least six months after they were recalled, a new study f

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  3. Women's Vitamin D Levels Play Role in IVF Success?

    By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Aug. 14, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Vitamin D deficiency may lower a woman's chances of getting pregnant through in vitro fertilization (IVF), a small study suggests. Researchers in Italy compared the success of IVF in 154 women with vitamin D deficiency a

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  4. Caffeine Powder: FAQ

    July 22, 2014 -- The story of an 18-year-old prom king, who according to reports died from an irregular heartbeat and seizures brought on by a caffeine overdose, has raised questions about caffeine -- particularly the powdered type used by the teen. Here’s what you need to know. What is caffeine pow

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  5. Resveratrol in Red Wine Not Such a Health-Booster?

    By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, May 12, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Resveratrol -- a substance found in red wine, grapes and chocolate -- may not add years to your life, and it doesn't appear to reduce the risk for heart disease or cancer either, according to new research. "When it comes

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  6. Daily Fish Oil Supplement May Not Help Your Heart

    By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, March 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- People who take fish oil capsules may not be getting the heart-health benefits they desired, according to a pair of new research reports. Both studies found that the omega-3 fatty acids in fish oil supplements do not pr

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  7. FAQ: Vitamins to Prevent Cancer, Heart Disease?

    Feb. 24, 2014 -- Scratch vitamins and supplements off your list of things to do to help prevent heart disease and cancer, at least for now. A national task force that’s been studying the issue for 2 years says there is not enough evidence to show they help. In most cases, they won’t do any harm, eit

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  8. Vitamin D Supplements: FAQ

    Feb. 3, 2014 -- Vitamin D had been gaining a reputation as a ''wonder supplement." Studies have suggested it can help bone and heart health, ease mild depression, and lower the risk of cancer. Others have suggested it might help people with fibromyalgia, multiple sclerosis, and other chronic disease

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  9. Vitamin D Supplements Don't Help Your Health: Review

    By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Jan. 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- There's little evidence that vitamin D supplements offer substantial health benefits, and several ongoing studies are unlikely to change that, according to a large new review. Vitamin D supplements are taken by nearly half

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  10. Experts: Don't Waste Your Money on Multivitamins

    By Brenda Goodman HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Dec. 16, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- With three new studies finding that a daily multivitamin won't help boost the average American's health, the experts behind the research are urging people to abandon use of the supplements. The studies found that popping

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