Vitamin D in pregnancy could prevent neurodermatitis

/ Valerii Honcharuk, stock.adobe.com Southampton – A randomized trial demonstrated cholecalciferol replacement in pregnant women with proven vitamin D deficiency British Journal of Dermatology (2022; DOI: 10.1111 / bjd.21721) reduced the frequency of eczema in the first year of life. Subsequently, only a downward trend was detected. The UK Vitamin D Maternal Osteoporosis Study (MAVIDOS) … Read more

Atchoo! How to avoid a runny nose and itchy nose: the doctor gives advice

“You don’t get a cold from drafts! Don’t catch a summer flu or flu-like infection with an air conditioner or wet bathing suit. A cold is an infection that requires a pathogen. In 99% of cases, a virus precedes the disease. However, drafts and air conditioning play a role as they dry out the mucous … Read more

Cancer Research: Vitamin D-fortified foods could save tens of thousands of lives

In some countries, foods are fortified with vitamin D. It is estimated that this prevents around 27,000 cancer deaths per year. “According to our calculation models, if all countries fortified foods with adequate amounts of vitamin D, around 130,000 or around 9% of all cancer deaths in Europe could be prevented,” says Hermann Brenner, head … Read more

Cancer Research: Vitamin D-fortified foods could save tens of thousands of lives

In some countries, foods are fortified with vitamin D. It is estimated that this prevents around 27,000 cancer deaths per year. “According to our calculation models, if all countries fortified foods with adequate amounts of vitamin D, around 130,000 or around 9% of all cancer deaths in Europe could be prevented,” says Hermann Brenner, head … Read more

Deficiency in Germany: Adding vitamin D to food is expected to save tens of thousands of lives

In some countries, foods are fortified with vitamin D. It is estimated that this prevents around 27,000 cancer deaths per year. “According to our calculation models, if all countries fortified foods with adequate amounts of vitamin D, around 130,000 or around 9% of all cancer deaths in Europe could be prevented,” says Hermann Brenner, head … Read more