Author: Steven Reinberg

Vitamin D guidelines edge upwards, but most Americans getting enough: report

Despite calls by some experts that Americans take in much more vitamin D, a new report from the Institute of Medicine finds that most people are getting enough of the nutrient each day.The IOM did bump up the recommended dietary allowance of vitamin D from the amount cited in their last report, released 13 years ago.

Experimental weight-loss drug seems to work: Study

Obese patients taking a high dose of an investigational weight-loss pill called Qnexa lost an average of 22 pounds over a year, while also lowering their cholesterol and blood pressure numbers, a new study has found.