Drisdol is the synthetic form of vitamin D2; the form of vitamin D typically prescribed by doctors. But this is not the type produced by your body in response to sun or safe tanning bed exposure. A recent meta-analysis by the Cochrane Database looked at mortality rates for people who supplemented their diets with D2 […]
Archives for November 2011
Eating canned food every day may raise the levels of the compound bisphenol A (BPA) in a person’s urine more than previously suspected, a new study suggests. People who ate a serving of canned soup every day for five days had BPA levels of 20.8 micrograms per liter of urine, whereas people who instead ate […]
“The ‘#1 Superfood’ That Americans Are Missing Out On” It’s highly prized in other parts of the world, but sadly not here… Find out why AARP named this a ‘#1 Superfood’ and why you may be missing out on one the most astonishing health-supporting foods in existence.*
A study of more than 81,000 women found those with the highest intake of vitamin D from food sources had a significantly lower prevalence of depressive symptoms. The researchers suggested that vitamin D may affect the function of dopamine and norepinephrine.
Even though I strongly disagree with this common preventive medication as there is plenty of evidence to suggest it doesn’t work, antiplatelet medications, such as aspirin, are a typical part of standard care after a heart attack.