Vitamin D Benefits

Raising vitamin D levels shown to prevent 80% of type 2 diabetes cases

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(NaturalHealth365)  It’s been well-established that low vitamin D levels can jeopardize health, leading to immune system malfunctions and a higher risk of cancer.  However, recent research on vitamin D – out of the University of California San Diego – has found that getting enough vitamin D is crucial to preventing type 2 diabetes in around 80 percent of cases. Can ... Read More »

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Avoid liver problems and cancer by getting enough vitamin D into your body

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(NaturalHealth365) Liver problems are increasing by leaps and bounds in the United States, with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reporting that 3.5 million Americans now have hepatitis C.  In fact, an estimated 41,200 new cases were reported in 2016 alone. In addition, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) has become a pandemic, affecting between 20 and 30 ... Read More »

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Topical vitamin C for HPV, herpes and basal cell carcinoma

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(NaturalHealth365) According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HPV – or human papillomavirus – is so widespread that nearly all adults get it at some point in their lives. And, more than one out of every six people between the ages of 14 and 49 in the United States has genital herpes, a life-long viral infection. ... Read More »

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(UPDATE) Higher vitamin D levels needed to reduce the risk of breast cancer, new study confirms

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(NaturalHealth365) With the exception of skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common form of cancer among women – with the disease claiming the lives of about 41,000 women every year in the United States. Thankfully, there is mounting evidence that maintaining healthy vitamin D levels can protect against a variety of diseases, especially breast cancer. The U.S. Centers for ... Read More »

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Higher vitamin D levels REDUCE the risk of liver cancer by up to 50%

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(Naturalhealth365) Of all forms of cancer, liver cancer – which claims over 24,000 lives a year in the United States alone – is one of the most dreadful. But, the real tragedy is how Western medicine continues to ignore the healing (and protective) power of nutrition – especially the value of maintaining higher vitamin D levels. The U.S. Centers for ... Read More »

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Vitamin D deficiency linked to more painful digestive health problems

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(NaturalHealth365) Vitamin D is integral to immune system health, bone health, brain functioning and fighting cancer. Now new research out of the University of Sheffield Department of Oncology and Metabolism has found that optimal vitamin D levels can help to ease painful IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) symptoms as well. IBS (sometimes called IBD – Irritable Bowel Disease) is a painful ... Read More »

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Liver problems and cancer risk reduced by taking vitamin D3

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(Naturalhealth365) As researchers have learned, having healthy levels of vitamin D can protect against diseases such as cancer, pneumonia, influenza and Alzheimer’s disease. But, if you’re deficient in vitamin D, relying on diet (alone) will not be enough to maintain healthy levels. In addition, make sure you’re consuming vitamin D3 – not vitamin D2. (Vitamin D2 is far less potent ... Read More »

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Higher vitamin D levels linked to reduced breast cancer risk

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(NaturalHealth365) Middle to older age women now have even more reason to spend time in the sun and stay vigilant with vitamin D supplementation. A recent research project called the Sister Study has confirmed a link between higher blood serum vitamin D levels and a lower risk of breast cancer. The Sister Study assessed women with a sister who had ... Read More »

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Back pain relief found by maintaining proper levels of vitamin D in the body

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(NaturalHealth365) According to the American Chiropractic Association, Americans spend a staggering $50 billion a year on back pain – and this is a conservative estimate. With up to 80 percent of the population suffering back pain at some point in their lives, the ailment is one of the most common reasons for missing work. Of course, conventionally-trained physicians tend to ... Read More »

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Vitamin D – Surprising truths and myths revealed

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(NaturalHealth365) According to the CDC, breast cancer – the most common cause of cancer in women – claimed over 41,000 lives in 2014 alone. Yet integrative healthcare providers, like Dr. Daniel Cobb, say that the toll from this horrible disease could be sharply reduced by simply understanding the value of nutritional supplementation – especially the use of vitamin D. In ... Read More »

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High dose vitamin D significantly reduces sunburn redness and inflammation, study reveals

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(NaturalHealth365) Although direct sunlight is an important source of beneficial vitamin D, excessive exposure can result in painful sunburn. And sunburn is by no means a rare occurrence, even with growing public awareness of the dangers. In fact, according to the CDC, over a third of American adults report having suffered a sunburn within the past year. Now, with “sunburn ... Read More »

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New study reveals vitamin D dosage needed to reach optimal levels

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What is the Optimal Vitamin D Dosage? (NaturalHealth365) When it comes to vitamin D, naturopaths, conventional medical doctors, dietitians and researchers all seem to agree. Not only is the “sunshine vitamin” indispensable for strong bones and teeth, immune system function and heart health, but it also can help prevent serious diseases, including cancer. But, when it comes to recommendations for ... Read More »

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