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Sep 09, 16
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Autoimmune illnesses include 80 or more complex diseases characterised by self-reactive, pathogenic immune responses.

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May 31, 16
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What are the most common immune challenges with young children? And what are the most common herbal and nutritional options to support immunity?

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May 16, 16
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Recent research is indicating a relationship between low Vitamin D status and the incidence of recurrent cough and respiratory infection. 

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Mar 08, 16
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With emerging evidence that vitamin D may mediate immunomodulatory effects in patients with IBD, this study aimed to assess a specific supplementation regimen of vitamin D to increase serum 25(OH)D to 100-125nmol/L, and to evaluate change in disease activity.

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Jan 21, 16
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What are the most vital nutrients needed when supplementing in pregnancy and why?

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Vitamin D: The evidence for higher doses with Dr Michael Holick

Mar 16, 15
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In this FX Medicine podcast Professor Michael Holick is interviewed on the latest evidence in support of higher dosing of vitamin D and the most recently identified health implications for deficiency.

 

Vitamin D: pregnancy and preconception with Professor Michael Holick

Dec 05, 14
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Recent studies have shown that women who supplement with vitamin D during pregnancy have a greatly reduced risk of complications including gestational diabetes, preterm birth and infection. In this interview, Professor Michael Holick reviews this research and provides invaluable recommendations for those considering vitamin D supplementation.

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The vitamin D controversy: An interview with Professor Michael Holick

Apr 18, 14
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Professor Michael Holick, the world's leading expert on vitamin D research, responds to some of the more recent negative studies that seem to be so readily picked up by the media.

He then goes on to provide a roundup of some of the exciting, upcoming trials of this vitally important nutrient.

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