Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages



Women With Low Levels of Vitamin D May Be at Higher-Risk for Breast Cancer


According to a new study out of Brazil, women with low levels of Vitamin D after menopause may have a higher risk of getting breast cancer.

The medical research team at the Sao Paulo State University in Brazil analyzed data from more than 600 Brazilian women between 45-75 years old. Participants were divided into two groups: 209 women were diagnosed with breast cancer and 418 women were in the control group and cancer-free. All of the female participants were post-menopause and had stopped menstruating for at least 1 year.

Sponsored Link

Poor Vision Is NOT Inevitable! Landmark Studies Reveal the Vital Nutrients Your Eyes Crave

Can you even imagine your daily routine without your ability to see well? According to the National Eye Institute, nearly 40 million American adults suffer from serious vision impairment and eye problems.

But deteriorating vision is not an inevitable part of aging! There is one simple thing you can do to help maintain sharp, crystal clear vision into your 60s, 70s, 80s and even beyond.

Keep Reading…

Women With Breast Cancer Have a 1 ½ Time Higher Risk Than Women Without to Experience Low Vitamin D

The researchers compared the medical information at the time of diagnosis and found that, compared to the cancer-free control group, women with breast cancer had low or very low Vitamin D blood serum as well as higher body mass index. The medical researchers from Brazil concluded that the women with breast cancer had a 1 ½ time higher risk than women without breast cancer to experience low Vitamin D.

The researchers concluded that, “Postmenopausal women had an increased risk of VitD deficiency at the time of BC diagnosis, associated with a higher rate of obesity, than women of the same age group without cancer.”

Their conclusions were similar to other studies that have discussed the potential impact and importance of Vitamin D after menopause and those women who have a higher risk of developing breast cancer. In a previous study of women in Japan[4], those women with the highest levels of Vitamin D had a much lower risk of breast cancer than those with small levels of Vitamin D.

This most recent study out of Brazil only helps to further support the Japanese research and was published in September 2018 in the Menopause Journal of the North American Menopause Society.

Sponsored Link

The Amazing Results Are in…The Right Kind of Collagen Can Work Wonders for Your Skin—in Just 4 Weeks

Without enough collagen, skin loses its elasticity, becoming thinner, weaker and wrinkled. Despite all of the hype, unfortunately many highly-advertised collagen products are only minimally effective at best—and some are even dangerous.

But now, thanks to recent scientific innovations and clinical research, there’s an easy and convenient way to enjoy the amazing skin care benefits collagen has to offer. But only if you use the right kind of collagen powder.

Learn More…


Healthy Living Starts Here

Never miss out on valuable information. Subscribe to our newsletter today!

Leave a Comment Below

Comments are closed.