Towards New DRIs for Vitamin A and Carotenoids in Early Life
Current Developments in Nutrition Special Collection Highlights Areas Where More Research Is Needed Vitamin A is an essential micronutrient that
What exactly does a HAT Trick in Hockey have to do with Sepsis Therapy?
Sepsis is a nondiscriminatory condition affecting the young and old. It is a physiologic, biologic and biochemical chaotic state reflecting
Vitamin D supplementation substantially contributes to overall intake
Although best known for its role in bone health, there is increasing evidence of the additional health benefits of vitamin
Vitamin D and Cancer Risk – A potential magic bullet?
Vitamin D, also known as cholecalciferol, plays an important role in bone health and muscle strength and is essential for
Does vitamin D status affect COVID-19 severity and mortality?
Important health-related benefits associated with vitamin D have long been recognized. In addition to bone health, vitamin D has a
Overlapping vitamin A deficiency interventions can lead to excessive liver vitamin retinol stores in gerbils
Vitamin A deficiency remains a problem for more than 200 million preschool children and reproductive age women. In areas of
Can Vitamin D Help Prevent the Development of Type 2 Diabetes?
By Banaz Al-khalidi November is National Diabetes Month and World Diabetes Day takes place yearly on November 14 to engage
Eating more vitamin K found to help, not harm, patients on warfarin
Contrary to common wisdom, increasing vitamin K intake helps stabilize anticoagulation Baltimore (June 11, 2019) – When prescribed the anticoagulant
Could low levels of vitamin D contribute to behavioral problems in adolescence?
Most studies have focused on the potential effects of vitamin D status in pregnancy on behavior problems of the offspring.
Retinol isotope dilution in a super-child study design allows determination of whole body kinetics and vitamin A stores
Compartmental analyses of retinol kinetic data in animals has expanded our understanding of whole body vitamin A metabolism and stores.