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# vitamins - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

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

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

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

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

# vitamins - Friday 24 January, 2014

Taking vitamin D is pointless, say scientists

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?

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

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…

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

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

Simon Cowell doesn't want to go away, ever

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

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

Average human eats 450g of insects a year

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