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There's Cyanide in Artificial Vitamin B12, And That's Okay

There's Cyanide in Artificial Vitamin B12, And That's Okay
When you get a shot of vitamin B12, you're also getting traces of cyanide in the mix–although it would be equally accurate to say that there's artificial B12 in your antidote to cyanide. A weird trick of biochemistry causes a chemical to catch and
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Treat pernicious anemia (Vitamin B-12 deficiency) to avoid nervous system
Treat pernicious anemia (Vitamin B-12 deficiency) to avoid nervous system disorders Pernicious anemia is a vitamin B-12 deficiency that can contribute to nervous system disorders if left untreated. Pernicious anemia (PA) is an autoimmune disorder where
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GNC, Vitamin Shoppe Drop on U.S. Scrutiny of Supplements

GNC, Vitamin Shoppe Drop on U.S. Scrutiny of Supplements
GNC Holdings Inc. and Vitamin Shoppe Inc. shares dropped as the Justice Department, the Food and Drug Administration and other U.S. agencies intensified their scrutiny of the dietary-supplement industry. Manufacturers of nutritional products including …
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China Drives Another Nail in the Coffins of GNC and Vitamin Shoppe
Last Tuesday, after the U.S. Justice Department leveled charges against the dietary supplement industry, shares of GNC (GNC) and Vitamin Shoppe (VSI) fell 24% and 8%, respectively, even though neither was mentioned specifically in the indictment.
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Study pinpoints the vitamin D levels that may harm heart health

Study pinpoints the vitamin D levels that may harm heart health
Individuals who do not get enough vitamin D through dietary sources or sun exposure often have vitamin D deficiency – when the levels of the vitamin in the body are too low, which is determined by measuring levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25-OHD) in the …
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Why You Need to Start Taking Vitamin D Supplements
You may want to add a new vitamin to your daily supplement routine. According to a new study conducted by Queen Margaret University in Edinburgh, vitamin D can not only lower the risk of heart disease, but also improve exercise performance. Vitamin D …
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Vitamin D Can Turn You Into Superman, Says Science
Daylight savings time is here, whether you like it or not. That means more cold weather, less warm sun, and for some people, vitamin D deficiencies, which, like any vitamin deficiency, can cause a host of health problems. This week, though, researchers …
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