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Retinol Lotions Enhances Skin, Reduces Overall Aging
...sity of Michigan Health System, lotions containing retinol
improve the appearance of skin that has become wri...o the sun. Researchers tested lotions containing retinol
Vitamin A that is found in many skin-care products on the skin of elderly patients. Lotion contain...
Some Multivitamin Supplements Don't Reduce the Risk of Lung Cancer
...fects of the dietary supplements beta-carotene and retinol
(vitamin A), was halted after the supplements were found to increase lung cancer risk, particularly among smokers. That study, and others, encouraged researchers to look more deeply into the relationship between supplements and lung cancer, Dr. Slato...
Wrinkles can Be Really Ironed Out, Thanks to Vitamin A
...7 and, over a 24-week period, asked them apply the retinol
cream on the inner arm on one side, and a cream wi...s, there was a significant improvement between the retinol
and non-retinol arms. The small skin samples taken supported this - showing an increase in the produ...
Vitamins C and E Lowers Kidney Cancer Risk
...ny of the other micronutrients analysed, including retinol
(vitamin A), alpha and beta-carotene, lutein and zeaxanthin, vitamin D, thiamine, folate, and other B vitamins, and lycopene. “The present findings support a possible beneficial effect of vitamin E and C on RCC,” said the researchers. The resea...
Premature Delivery due to Oily fish
...tain high amounts of vitamin A (retinol). Too much retinol
can be toxic to the developing baby." GYT...
Vitamin D May Cut Pancreatic Cancer Risk by Nearly Half
...n pancreatic cancer and the intakes of calcium and retinol
(Vitamin A). Calcium and retinol
intakes showed no association with pancreatic cancer risk, although retinol
is an antagonist of Vita...
A Balancing Act: Hormones and the Skin
...tazarotene, or an over-the-counter product such as retinol
or alpha-hydroxy acids. Women also may want to visit the dermatologist during this time, especially if they experience “hot flashes” which can flare rosacea. In addition, the stress of sleeplessness during this time can flare skin conditions such a...
Vitamin A Deficiency Subsequent to Intestinal Surgery
... is absorbed through the small intestine as either retinol
or carotene, and stored in the liver for up two years and transported to tissues as needed. Vitamin A is essential for the healthy working of the photosensitive pigment and superficial tissues of the eye. Night blindness is one of the most common sy...
High vitamin A increases risk of hip fractures
...verse effects appear to be caused only by too much retinol
-- the true form of vitamin A, found in such things as liver, fish oils and supplements - and not by foods rich in beta carotene, such as dark, leafy vegetables. Beta carotene is converted by the body to vitamin A as needed. The Institute of Medici...
Excess vitamin A increases fracture risk
... to a new study long-term intake of a diet high in retinol
or vitamin A may increase the risk of osteoporotic...tamin A, could be harmful. Women with the highest retinol
intake from their daily diet plus any vitamin supplements - were nearly 30 per cent more likely to ...