Tuesday, 05 December 2017 / Published in Health & Wellness
Better brace yourself. Officials are predicting this year’s flu season will be harsher than normal, and the flu shot may not be effective at preventing the virus. The prediction is based on data from Australia which is in the midst of its annual Flu season. In general, we in North America get in our season what Australia got in the season
Thursday, 14 September 2017 / Published in Health & Wellness
Following up previous research over the last decade that indicated a link between vitamin D and cardiovascular disease, researchers analyzed data from over 180,000 patients focusing on their vitamin D status, total cardiovascular events and total mortality. Cardiovascular events refer to any incidents that may cause damage to the heart muscle.  Any interruption of blood
Wednesday, 01 February 2017 / Published in Health & Wellness
The odds of successfully treating inflammatory bowel diseases such as Chron’s, Colitis, ileitis, etc may in part depend on your levels of vitamin D. Following up previous research that indicated a role for vitamin D in inflammatory bowel diseases, researchers in Boston analyzed data from 173 patients focusing on their vitamin D status and the