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In the news – health and nutrition research

In this week’s article we provide a roundup of some of the most recent health and nutrition related articles to be in the news, four items comprising:

  • Gene that affects cell power supply may hold key to bowel disease
  • Eczema cure a step closer as scientists discover what triggers painful skin condition
  • Complex link between vitamin D2 and vitamin D3 supplementation
  • Parkinson’s disease and diet: Nutritional interventions reveals ‘clear therapeutic benefits’

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The importance of nutrition for musculoskeletal health

The number of people suffering from musculoskeletal conditions has grown, globally, by 25% over the last decade – and this is only increasing as time goes by. Some of the most common conditions that fall into the musculoskeletal category include osteoporosis, back pain and osteoarthritis – with the latter making up around half the number of those suffering from a musculoskeletal condition.

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In the news – health and nutrition research

In this week’s article we provide a roundup of some of the most recent health and nutrition related articles to be in the news, five items comprising:

  • Screen-time linked to greater diabetes risk among children
  • Vitamin D deficiency may indicate cardiovascular disease in overweight and obese children
  • Doctor’s Diary: Can Omega-3 oils help fight depression?
  • Mixed carotenoid supplements may help obese children
  • High fibre diet ‘could prevent type 1 diabetes’

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