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#Vitamins

# vitamins - Thursday 2 December, 2021

Recall notice issued on Boots food supplements due to contaminated products
# Recall Notice
# Recall Notice

Recall notice issued on Boots food supplements due to contaminated products

Dec 2nd 2021, 4:24 PM 32,726 Views 5 Comments

Ethylene oxide is not permitted for use in foods sold in the European Union.

# vitamins - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

VAT on vitamins and supplements won't jump to 23% - at least until November
# U-turn
# U-turn

VAT on vitamins and supplements won't jump to 23% - at least until November

Updated Feb 26th 2019, 6:11 PM 26,409 Views 46 Comments

An increased rate on some food supplements was due to kick in on Friday.

# vitamins - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

A new map shows where people are getting the least vitamin D in Dublin
# Vitamin D-ublin
# Vitamin D-ublin

A new map shows where people are getting the least vitamin D in Dublin

Nov 2nd 2016, 8:19 AM 32,246 Views 32 Comments

The map charts vitamin D deficiency rates across the Dublin area.

# vitamins - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Irish health supplement recalled after salmonella found in it
# Chlorella
# Chlorella

Irish health supplement recalled after salmonella found in it

Apr 28th 2015, 6:12 PM 13,120 Views 13 Comments

Own a pouch of it? You’re asked to return the product.

# vitamins - Friday 24 January, 2014

Taking vitamin D is pointless, say scientists
# D-moted
# D-moted

Taking vitamin D is pointless, say scientists

Jan 24th 2014, 7:15 AM 28,350 Views 52 Comments

A new study published in a medical journal has found that there is no evidence that vitamin D actually has any health benefits.

# vitamins - Sunday 10 March, 2013

Is Vitamin C an effective remedy for the common cold?
# Cold Watch
# Cold Watch

Is Vitamin C an effective remedy for the common cold?

Mar 10th 2013, 5:00 PM 17,975 Views 113 Comments

Bad-tempered spring weather means many of us are nursing the sniffles – will a blast of the orange stuff really help?

# vitamins - Monday 5 November, 2012

Vitamins do not reduce men's risk of heart trouble: study
# Vitamins
# Vitamins

Vitamins do not reduce men's risk of heart trouble: study

Nov 5th 2012, 6:38 PM 5,028 Views 23 Comments

Researchers from Harvard University said that taking vitamins makes no difference when it comes to warning off stroke or cardivascular illness.

# vitamins - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

Column: Feeling unhealthy? It could be what you’re eating…
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Feeling unhealthy? It could be what you’re eating…

Jan 3rd 2012, 7:30 AM 2,244 Views 57 Comments

The food we live on is less healthy than ever before – and some of it is hardly food at all. But a few simple actions can help turn the tide, writes Emma Murphy.

# vitamins - Saturday 20 August, 2011

Simon Cowell doesn't want to go away, ever
# Ex Factor
From The Daily Edge
# Ex Factor

Simon Cowell doesn't want to go away, ever

Aug 20th 2011, 11:26 AM 299 Views 13 Comments

The X Factor mogul and pop impresario wants to be cryonically frozen when he dies – otherwise he’ll regret it “in 300 years”.

# vitamins - Wednesday 23 February, 2011

Average human eats 450g of insects a year
# Yuck
From The Daily Edge
# Yuck

Average human eats 450g of insects a year

Feb 23rd 2011, 2:31 PM 3,427 Views 0 Comments

But apparently that’s not a bad thing! Insects are high in protein, iron and zinc, says new Dutch research.