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QUT researchers develop golden-orange bananas rich in pro-vitamin A

QUT researchers develop golden-orange bananas rich in pro-vitamin A

Vitamin A improves insulin-producing beta-cells' function, study suggests

Vitamin A improves insulin-producing beta-cells' function, study suggests

Low levels of vitamin A could be strong risk factor for TB

Low levels of vitamin A could be strong risk factor for TB

Human teeth reveal clues to evolution, migration and health problems

Human teeth reveal clues to evolution, migration and health problems

Untargeted vitamin D supplementation provides little clinical benefit to older adults, study finds

Untargeted vitamin D supplementation provides little clinical benefit to older adults, study finds

B12 oral spray ensures the vitamin is absorbed directly into bloodstream

B12 oral spray ensures the vitamin is absorbed directly into bloodstream

Vitamin A deficiency leads to loss of blood stem cells

Vitamin A deficiency leads to loss of blood stem cells

Study highlights risk factors for widespread vitamin D deficiency

Study highlights risk factors for widespread vitamin D deficiency

Study suggests ‘synergistic’ link between exercise and vitamin D for better heart health

Study suggests ‘synergistic’ link between exercise and vitamin D for better heart health

Vitamin D deficiency linked to early markers of cardiovascular disease in overweight, obese children

Vitamin D deficiency linked to early markers of cardiovascular disease in overweight, obese children

Infantile vitamin B1 deficiency affects motor function, balance in children

Infantile vitamin B1 deficiency affects motor function, balance in children

Poor vitamin B12 status in small children linked to difficulties in solving cognitive tests

Poor vitamin B12 status in small children linked to difficulties in solving cognitive tests

Researchers estimate duration of sun exposure required to obtain recommended doses of vitamin D

Researchers estimate duration of sun exposure required to obtain recommended doses of vitamin D

Study finds link between vitamin D levels and severity of malabsorption issues

Study finds link between vitamin D levels and severity of malabsorption issues

Vitamin D supplements protect against cold and flu, study finds

Vitamin D supplements protect against cold and flu, study finds

Vitamin D supplements protect against acute respiratory infections, study finds

Vitamin D supplements protect against acute respiratory infections, study finds

Marginal deficiency of vitamin A in fetus or newborns may lead to Alzheimer's disease in later life

Marginal deficiency of vitamin A in fetus or newborns may lead to Alzheimer's disease in later life

Vitamin B12 deficiency during pregnancy linked to increased risk of preterm birth

Vitamin B12 deficiency during pregnancy linked to increased risk of preterm birth

Oral vitamin spray or topical magnesium spray can help beat the blues, says TV chef Tonia Buxton

Oral vitamin spray or topical magnesium spray can help beat the blues, says TV chef Tonia Buxton

Vitamin D supplements encouraged to eliminate deficiencies in new borns

Vitamin D supplements encouraged to eliminate deficiencies in new borns