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  • Vitamin D and Mortality May Be a U-shaped Curve
    Vitamin D and Mortality May Be a U-shaped Curve
    Vitamin D deficiency may shorten one's lifespan, but getting too much vitamin D may also adversely affect longevity.
  • Is Vitamin D the New Vitamin E?
    Is Vitamin D the New Vitamin E?
    The Institute of Medicine's conservative position on vitamin D is understandable given the history of hyped vitamin supplements (vitamin A, beta carotene, folic acid, vitamin C, vitamin E) that...
  • Evolutionary Argument for Optimal Vitamin D Level
    Evolutionary Argument for Optimal Vitamin D Level
    Should the vitamin D levels found in lifeguards be considered the norm for our species given the fact that we evolved running around naked all day in equatorial Africa?
  • Vitamin D Recommendations Changed
    Vitamin D Recommendations Changed
    The Institute of Medicine tripled their official vitamin D recommendation based on target blood levels that indicate a large percentage of the U.S. population is deficient.
  • Dietary Guidelines: Pushback From the Sugar, Salt, and Meat Industries
    Dietary Guidelines: Pushback From the Sugar, Salt, and Meat Industries
    The Sugar Association, Salt Institute, and American Meat Institute all railed against the new Dietary Guidelines for Americans.
  • Dietary Guidelines: Progressing From Pyramid to Plate
    Dietary Guidelines: Progressing From Pyramid to Plate
    MyPlate represents a significant improvement over the USDA Food Guide Pyramid.
  • New Dietary Guidelines for Americans
    New Dietary Guidelines for Americans
    Following the recommendations of the 2010 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee to "shift food intake patterns to a more plant-based diet," the latest USDA guidelines include a vegan adaptation.
  • Dietary Guidelines: Advisory Committee Conflicts of Interest
    Dietary Guidelines: Advisory Committee Conflicts of Interest
    The USDA Dietary Guidelines Committee has been made of up individuals funded by McDonald's, Coca Cola, the Sugar Association, the American Meat Institute, candy bar companies, and the egg and dairy...
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