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- Probiotic may boost vitamin D levels: First human data
Daily supplements of probiotic strain Lactobacillus reuteri NCIMB 30242 may boost circulating vitamin D levels in the blood by 25%, say results of a post-hoc analysis of a published randomized controlled trial.
June 13, 2013 - Nutraingredients.com
- Hiland Dairy introducing five lactose-free milks
Grocers will be stocking these varieties: a 2% reduced fat milk; a fat free milk; fat free extra milk; a vitamin D milk; and vanilla almond fat free milk. All will be available in half-gallon sizes.
June 12, 2013 - The Kansas City Star
- Genetic research clarifies link between hypertension and Vitamin D deficiency
A large-scale genetic study involving over 155,000 individuals has enabled researchers to discover the causal link between hypertension and vitamin D deficiency. The results provide a strong case for food fortification with vitamin D in order to prevent some kinds of cardiovascular disease, they say.
June 11, 2013 - Science Daily