Navigation Links
Vitamins D, E Might Help Maintain Brain Health
Date:7/12/2010

to the development of dementia," Devore and colleagues wrote.

"In particular, when beta-amyloid (a hallmark of pathologic Alzheimer's disease) accumulates in the brain, an inflammatory response is likely evoked that produces nitric oxide radicals and downstream neurodegenerative effects. Vitamin E is a powerful fat-soluble antioxidant that may help to inhibit the pathogenesis of dementia," the authors added.

The researchers concluded that further studies are needed to evaluate the possible benefits of dietary intake of antioxidants.

Dr. Michael Holick, a professor of medicine, physiology and biophysics and director of the General Clinical Research Center at Boston University Medical Center said that "these finding are consistent with what we have been believing for a long time, that the brain has receptors for vitamin D, so to maximize brain function you probably need adequate vitamin D."

Holick also believes that vitamin E is probably important for brain health. "It may be that vitamin E improves the health of the brain cell," he said.

More information

For more information on vitamin D, visit the U.S. National Institutes of Health.

SOURCES: Andrew Grey, M.D., associate professor of medicine, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand; Marian Evatt, M.D., assistant professor of neurology, Emory University, Atlanta; Michael Holick, Ph.D., M.D., professor of medicine, physiology and biophysics and director of the General Clinical Research Center at Boston University Medical Center; July 12, 2010, Archives of Internal Medicine; July 2010, Archives of Neurology


'/>"/>
Copyright©2010 ScoutNews,LLC.
All rights reserved  

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Vitamins for Life Inventory Extended to Wellness Products, Higher Nature Supplements
2. More Evidence That B Vitamins Alone Wont Counter Heart Risks
3. Rich Vitamins Proves Taking Vitamins Doesn't Have to be a Pill with New alternaVites
4. Natural Health Online Retailer VitaminsForLife.co.uk Expands Inventory to Meet UK Demands
5. Publix Pharmacy Now Offers Pill Glide, an Innovative New Way for Children and Adults to Take Vitamins, Supplements and Medications
6. Announcing NutriVite, Liquid Multivitamin Shots - Welcome to the Future of Vitamins
7. Vitamins Fail to Protect Men Against Bladder Cancer
8. Nature's Aide Vitamins, Inc. Announces a New Science Driven Osteo-Guard Vitamin Formula Designed to Quickly and Safely Halt Bone Deterioration
9. B-vitamins Help Protect Against Stroke, Heart Disease
10. Vitamins C, E Wont Cut Risk of Pregnancy-Linked Hypertension
11. Vitamins stored in bathrooms, kitchens may become less effective
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Vitamins D, E Might Help Maintain Brain Health
(Date:7/23/2014)... (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Rich Dad® Education, ... success of their charity yard sale to support Habit for ... and 100% of the proceeds will be donated to Habitat ... event are being donated to the Habitat for Humanity ReStore ... Florida 33903. , One of the highlights of the ...
(Date:7/23/2014)... Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 ... the largest online retailer of nutritional supplements, has officially ... Awards. BPI SPORTS , the fastest growing sports ... following categories: , Brand of the Year, Best Tasting ... the Year, Protein Powder of the year - Whey-HD™, ...
(Date:7/23/2014)... 2014 Four hospitals affiliated with the ... the latest ranking of the country’s best hospitals by ... online today and slated for publication in August, the ... Hospital (AGH), Forbes Hospital, Saint Vincent Hospital and West ... clinical specialties. , “There is no higher ...
(Date:7/23/2014)... News) -- For patients infected with both HIV and ... both viruses, a small study suggests. Researchers said ... for people with the two diseases. "The ... an important role in the management of individuals with ... Kenneth Sherman, a professor of medicine at the University ...
(Date:7/23/2014)... have been focused on the regions of the coding ... form of amino acids thus proteins. But just before ... which controls the expression and activity of the adjacent ... role exerted such DNA fragment in tumor development. ... in collaboration with the group of Manel Esteller, Director ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Rich Dad Education Charity Yard Sale Raises Over $650 for Habitat for Humanity of Lee and Hendry Counties 2Health News:Vote Now; BPI SPORTS is Nominated for Eight 2014 Bodybuilding.com Supplement Awards 2Health News:Vote Now; BPI SPORTS is Nominated for Eight 2014 Bodybuilding.com Supplement Awards 3Health News:Four Allegheny Health Network Hospitals Named High Performers by U.S. News 2Health News:Four Allegheny Health Network Hospitals Named High Performers by U.S. News 3Health News:HIV Meds May Also Help Control Hepatitis C, Study Finds 2
... by New Call Center, WASHINGTON, April 24 ... begin contacting nearly 570,000,recent combat veterans to ensure they ... will reach out and touch every veteran of Operation ... we are here for them,",said Dr. James B. Peake, ...
... company of Memorial Health University Medical Center, a ... the United States $5.08,million to settle allegations that ... announced today., The settlement resolves allegations that ... known as the Stark Law.,The Stark Law prohibits ...
... for everyday behaviors , , THURSDAY, April 24 (HealthDay News) ... nice because it will pay off -- financially or ... using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) on people being ... deeds done found that both flip on the striatum, ...
... concept calls for targeting an enzyme within brain cells ... reporting a new approach to the possible prevention of the ... , The basic idea -- to block the activity of ... lead author Dr. Kai Simons, a professor of cell biology ...
... Advantage innovations book, WASHINGTON, April 24 ... America,s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP), health,plans showcased the ... the most vulnerable Medicare beneficiaries., (Logo: ... to extend the SNP program beyond 2009 and,remove ...
... Werth to Lead Expansion of Organization,s DC-Based Legislative,Initiatives, ... Relations and Public Policy department announced today the,appointment ... of Federal,Government Relations position. Based in the organization,s ... Oncology,s reach on Capitol Hill,in order to advance ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:VA Calling All Recent Combat Vets 2Health News:Savannah's Memorial Health University Medical Center to Pay U.S. $5.08 Million to Resolve Fraud Allegations 2Health News:Money, Praise Similarly Activate Brain's Reward Center 2Health News:Study Details New Molecular Approach to Preventing Alzheimer's 2Health News:Study Details New Molecular Approach to Preventing Alzheimer's 3Health News:Health Plans Highlight Value of Medicare Advantage Special Needs Plans; Urge Congress to Extend Program 2Health News:US Oncology Welcomes New Director of Federal Government Relations 2
(Date:7/23/2014)... -- The Board of Directors of VirtualScopics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... trial imaging solutions, announced today that Eric T. ... executive officer, effective immediately.  Mr. Converse joined the company,s ... the positions of interim president and chief executive officer ... E. Phelps , Ph.D., chairman of the company,s Board ...
(Date:7/23/2014)... VIEW, Calif. , July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ... research, today unveiled their new logo and corporate website ... Surpass, corporate culture to one where our team is ... release comes on the heels of the announcement last ... Silicon Valley Team:  David Craig, a veteran preclinical scientist ...
(Date:7/23/2014)... 23, 2014 Pharmavite LLC announced that Timothy ... officer effective immediately. Toll recently served as Pharmavite,s executive ... category management, private label and sales administration in ... global role, Toll will expand his responsibilities to include ... "Toll,s appointment to chief customer officer is part ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Eric T. Converse Named President And Chief Executive Officer Of VirtualScopics, Inc. 2Eric T. Converse Named President And Chief Executive Officer Of VirtualScopics, Inc. 3Eric T. Converse Named President And Chief Executive Officer Of VirtualScopics, Inc. 4SURPASS Launches New Company Logo and Corporate Website, Symbolizing Transformation of Company Culture to Meet the Changing Needs of Clients in the Life Science Community Today. 2SURPASS Launches New Company Logo and Corporate Website, Symbolizing Transformation of Company Culture to Meet the Changing Needs of Clients in the Life Science Community Today. 3
... stroke patients may be unnecessarily costly and redundant, contributing to ... Michigan research. The research, published in the Annals ... received magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) also had a computed tomography ... a more accurate test for stroke," says James F. Burke, ...
... BSN, OCN, an outpatient oncology clinical coordinator, became the ... community for health extenders, educators, and other professionals. ... crucial to being the best nurse I can be. ... healthcare professionals, experiences and utilizing the resources they have ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Physicians Order Costly, Redundant Neuroimaging for Stroke Patients, Study Says 2SurroundHealth Online Community Reaches 1,000 Members 2SurroundHealth Online Community Reaches 1,000 Members 3
...
Small diameter high tech flexoscopes...
... cervical plate system features an advanced design ... needs. Trinica system gives surgeons the flexibility ... unique anatomy. Flexibility is built-in to every ... and the innovative Secure-Twist anti-migration system to ...
... intended for supportive stabilization of the ... The device utilizes bi-cortical fixation for ... enhanced through dynamic screw holes and ... level interbody fusion. Anterior cervical corpectomy. ...
Medicine Products: