The first batch of 4,000 experimental Ebola vaccines arrives in Congo’s capital.
The sunshine vitamin is made by the skin in response to sunlight helping to top up calcium levels in the body to keep bones, teeth and muscles healthy. Although the benefits on bone diseases are well known a new study suggests it could also play a protective role on other chronic diseases, including some cancers. […]
REGULAR doses of vitamin D could lower the risk of being struck down with cancer, new research suggests. Scientists think high levels in the blood may reduce the chances of developing the killer disease, particularly liver cancer.
Alcohol doses ‘through the roof’: Popular, potent alcoholic drinks landing Quebec young people in ER
Seven years after the U.S. makers of Four Loko, an alcoholic, sugary, flavoured malt drink, reformulated the beverage following a spate of alcohol poisonings, a Quebec company has launched a similar product called FCKD UP — and it has a Montreal emergency room physician concerned. CBC | Health News
HIGH doses of vitamin C found in fruit and green leafy veg could be a key weapon in fighting cancer, according to new research. Daily Express :: Health Feed
HIGH doses of vitamin D can help soothe the agony of sunburn, according to new research. Daily Express :: Health Feed
The tumours are then made easier to treat using radiation or chemotherapy. And side-effects are minimal – a dry mouth and more frequent bathroom trips. Vitamin C, found naturally in fruit and vegetables, is absorbed by cells where it breaks down into hydrogen peroxide, which is capable of damaging body tissue. The US researchers injected […]
VITAMIN C could help cure cancer. Doses up to 1,000 times higher than usual target tumour cells, a study found. Daily Express :: Health Feed
With Canadians ranking as the second highest users per capita of opioids in the world, a team of doctors is recommending doctors use greater caution and lower prescription doses. CBC | Health News
Stories about lysergic acid diethylamide’s (LSD) benefits have long been touted in the scientific research community studying psychedelics, but the story of one well-known author’s use of LSD, according to the San Jose Mercury, has become an anecdote for the benefits of using the chemical she states gave her relief from “crippling depression that had […]