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The Truth About Vitamin E In Men

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There was much ado regarding a large-scale men’s health study a couple years ago that proclaimed men did not get any benefit whatsoever from vitamin E alone; nay, in fact, vitamin E, declared the researchers, “significantly increased the risk of prostate cancer among healthy men.” This particular study was part of what’s known as the SELECT (Selenium and Vitamin E …

Does Vitamin D Prevent Diabetes? New Study Aims To Find Out.

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The National Institutes of Health is funding a huge, multi-site, multi-year double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial to determine if vitamin D supplements may help definitively prevent or delay onset of diabetes type II in approximately 2,500 adults who are at high risk of developing the disease. The researchers’ mission is to discover if vitamin D3 (also known as cholecalciferol) is capable …

Testing Yourself For Vitamin D Deficiency

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Undeniably, you have heard a spate of reports about how vital Vitamin D is for overall and specific health, during the past couple of years. No doubt, many of you are taking it every day right now. But how do you know you’re getting enough from your vitamin D supplement? According to the Vitamin D Council, Vitamin D is vitally …