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Prevent strokes by avoiding taking these supplements together

Be cautious while taking Vitamin and calcium supplements together.

12 Jul 2019 7:05 PM

Coronary calcium level can predict coronary heart disease risk better

Researchers believe the new findings lead to coronary calcium tests becoming more accepted and covered by medical insurance.

12 Nov 2018 5:07 PM

4 ways cow’s milk is good for children above 2 years

Cow’s milk has a fair balance of carbohydrates and fats which complete it as a wholesome meal.

14 Aug 2018 12:56 PM

Binge drinking may harm bone mass in teenage girls: Study

Those who regularly binge drank in high school had lower bone mass in the spine.

14 Jun 2018 5:29 PM

French boy with 'slim chance' of surviving rare disease fights all odds to lead normal life

Melanie Ferrer helps her son Julien with one of the three injections he needs per week to treat his condition.

13 Jun 2018 4:29 PM


Here are ways children can get Vitamin D, say experts

While calcium and vitamin D are vital for building healthy bones, calcium can only be absorbed when vitamin D is present.

09 Jun 2018 9:20 AM

No need for high-dose vitamin D in infants: study

Vitamin D supplementation during pregnancy was associated with a lower risk of infants being small for their gestational age.

30 May 2018 10:40 AM

All you need to know about gestational diabetes

It typically emerges between 24 and 28 weeks of pregnancy, causing an increase in blood sugar levels. 

12 May 2018 7:29 PM

New product may cure dental cavities

Direct and indirect costs of treating dental cavities and related diseases have been a huge economic burden for individuals.

13 Apr 2018 6:28 PM

Vitamin D linked to lower risk of cancer: study

The risk of liver cancer dropped even more, by up to 50 percent, especially for men.

08 Mar 2018 1:19 PM


Find out health benefits of milk

Drinking a glass a day of milk provides wonderful health benefits.

07 Mar 2018 2:40 PM

Excess calcium in human brain ups risk of Parkinson's, says study

Study finds calcium can mediate the interaction between small membranous structures inside nerve endings important for neuronal signalling.

21 Feb 2018 10:15 AM

Excess calcium in brain may lead to Parkinson's disease

Understanding the role of alpha-synuclein in physiological or pathological processes may aid in the development of new treatments.

19 Feb 2018 6:02 PM

6 unlikely signs of lung cancer revealed

Find out what you need to know.

12 Jan 2018 3:01 PM

Calcium, vitamin D supplement may not lower risk of fracture

Research finds no difference in fracture risk among people who got no treatment to those who take vitamin D and calcium supplements.

27 Dec 2017 8:03 AM


Eat this for a healthy heart

Researchers found people who are cheese were 14% less likely to develop coronary heart disease.

03 Dec 2017 11:16 AM

This vitamin might lead to better live rates in pregnant women!

A new study has discovered a strong link between Vitamin D and live birth rates in women undergoing assisted reproduction treatment (ART).

15 Nov 2017 3:14 PM

Nutrients to burn fat and build muscles

Lose weight the right way.

31 Oct 2017 3:37 PM

Many areas of world at risk of bone health: Study

Southern and Eastern Asia had world's lowest average intake of calcium.

19 Oct 2017 1:53 PM

Adequate calcium cuts risk of osteoporosis after menopause

It is uncertain whether excessive intake can cause harm.

13 Oct 2017 1:58 PM