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The vitamin D deficiency symptoms to look out for this Spring

We might have just encountered the UK’s hottest Easter Monday on record but, according to natural health company BetterYou, it’s likely we Scots are still lacking in vitamin D. The inconsistent British weather and our typical indoor lifestyles mean we are likely to stay covered up and unexposed to sufficient direct sunlight in April – […]

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Vitamin D3 – the supplement we should all be taking

According to recent reports, Vitamin D has officially overtaken Vitamin C as the UK’s best-selling supplement. Now, oncologists are hailing its effects on people undergoing cancer treatment. Professor Angus Dalgleish, Professor of Oncology at St George’s University of London and Principal of the Institute for Cancer Vaccines and Immunotherapy (ICVI), says he has seen first-hand the impact Vitamin D3 […]

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Could taking vitamins during pregnancy reduce the risk of autism?

New research has found that women who took multivitamins and folic acid either before or during pregnancy were significantly less likely to have a child who went on to develop autism spectrum disorder. The study (featured in JAMA Psychiatry) followed 45,300 Israeli children (of which around half were girls) born in 2003-2007 and checked for a […]