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Niacin (also known as vitamin B3, nicotinic acid and vitamin PP) is an organic compound with the formula C5H4NCO2H and, depending on the definition used, one of the between forty to eighty essential human nutrients.
Which vitamins and minerals help with COVID?

Which vitamins and minerals help with COVID?

Study identifies another reason to add mushrooms to American diet

Study identifies another reason to add mushrooms to American diet

$1.3 million grant funds clinical trial to test psilocybin for treating patients with phantom limb pain

$1.3 million grant funds clinical trial to test psilocybin for treating patients with phantom limb pain

Adding mushrooms to diet increases the intake of micronutrients

Adding mushrooms to diet increases the intake of micronutrients

Vitamin B3 has therapeutic effect in progressive muscle disease

Vitamin B3 has therapeutic effect in progressive muscle disease

Low-molecular-weight drugs could help against COVID-19 says study

Low-molecular-weight drugs could help against COVID-19 says study

Psychedelic drug has enduring antianxiety and antidepressant effects in cancer patients

Psychedelic drug has enduring antianxiety and antidepressant effects in cancer patients

New insights into the most perplexing medical mysteries associated with schizophrenia

New insights into the most perplexing medical mysteries associated with schizophrenia

Discontinuing popular over-the-counter vitamin can lead of reversal of retinal swelling

Discontinuing popular over-the-counter vitamin can lead of reversal of retinal swelling

'Junk food' diet can lead to blindness

'Junk food' diet can lead to blindness

Uranium toxicity might have caused obesity and diabetes in Kuwait, finds new study

Uranium toxicity might have caused obesity and diabetes in Kuwait, finds new study

UK government to consider fortifying flour with folic acid to combat neural tube defects

UK government to consider fortifying flour with folic acid to combat neural tube defects

Poor sleep linked to a lack of essential vitamins and minerals

Poor sleep linked to a lack of essential vitamins and minerals

Study shows connection between poor sleep and poor nutrition

Study shows connection between poor sleep and poor nutrition

UK set to fortify flour with folic acid to prevent spine defects among newborns

UK set to fortify flour with folic acid to prevent spine defects among newborns

Novel cellular pathway may clarify how arterial inflammation develops into atherosclerosis

Novel cellular pathway may clarify how arterial inflammation develops into atherosclerosis

Nutrient supplements do not provide extra benefits says new Australian survey

Nutrient supplements do not provide extra benefits says new Australian survey

Study: Vitamin or mineral supplements are not beneficial for preventing or treating heart disease

Study: Vitamin or mineral supplements are not beneficial for preventing or treating heart disease

American Heart Association certifies select peanuts with Heart-Check mark

American Heart Association certifies select peanuts with Heart-Check mark

CHOP researchers explore effective nutritional therapies for mitochondrial disease

CHOP researchers explore effective nutritional therapies for mitochondrial disease