Healthy Adults Shouldn't Take Vitamin E, Beta Carotene: Expert Panel
MONDAY, Feb. 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Healthy Americans
shouldn't take vitamin E or beta carotene supplements to help
prevent heart disease or cancer, an influential government panel of
experts concludes. The same group said the value of a daily
multivitamin for dodging these diseases remains unclear.
Can Vitamin C Ward Off Stroke?
FRIDAY, Feb. 14, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- In a small study,
French researchers have found that people deficient in vitamin C
might be at greater risk for bleeding in the brain, also called
Making Acupuncture Even Safer
THURSDAY, Feb. 13, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Uniformly improving
the quality of acupuncture needles would help prevent potential
problems such as skin reactions and pain, according to a new
Low Vitamin D Could Up Risk for Birth Complication: Study
TUESDAY, Feb. 4, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Vitamin D deficiency during the first 26 weeks of pregnancy may raise an expectant mother's risk of developing a severe form of high blood pressure called preeclampsia, a new study suggests.