ProHealth health Vitamin and Natural Supplement Store and Health
Home  |  Log In  |  My Account  |  View Cart  View Your ProHealth Vitamin and Supplement Shopping Cart
800-366-6056  |  Contact Us  |  Help
Facebook Google Plus
Fibromyalgia  Chronic Fatigue Syndrome & M.E.  Lyme Disease  Natural Wellness  Supplement News  Forums  Our Story
Store     Brands   |   A-Z Index   |   Best Sellers   |   New Products   |   Deals & Specials   |   Under $10   |   SmartSavings Club

Trending News

Meta-analysis adds evidence to association between omega-3 supplementation and lower heart rate

Friendly User's Guide for the Timing of Nutritional Supplements

The Health Benefits of Manuka Honey

Increase Your Magnesium Intake

Vitamin D supplementation could ease IBS symptoms

Top Tips to Boost Your Immunity

11 Amazing Health Benefits of Using Baking Soda

Nicotinamide riboside shows promise for treatment of Alzheimer’s disease

Exercise, calcium, vitamin D, and other factors linked with fewer injurious falls

Mediterranean diet associated with lower risk of aggressive prostate cancer

 
Print Page
Email Article

Diagnosis and Treatment of Vitamin D Deficiency Seminar - Dec 2 in San Diego

  [ 5 votes ]   [ Discuss This Article ]
www.ProHealth.com • November 4, 2008


The University of California, San Diego School of Medicine announces a one-day seminar for all healthcare personnel (6.5 CME credits) on Tuesday, Dec 2, 2008. The fee for the one-day seminar by top US researchers is $45 - though if you check the box for 'Scholarship' in the Type of Registration category the fee will be waived.

To learn more and register, go to http://www.grassrootshealth.org/events/seminars.php.

What’s at stake? Recent statistics on the benefits of sufficient vitamin D include, for example:
• 77% all cancer incidence reduction
• 80% breast cancer incidence reduction
• 78% reduction in incidence of Type 1 diabetes
• 30%-50% reduction in hypertension burden
• 67% fall incidence reduction
• And much more.

The latest information on “what we really know, what we don’t what current research is going on, and what needs to be done” – with a focus on what practitioners can do to diagnose and treat vitamin D deficiency.

Expert presentations will include:

What’s a vitamin D deficiency? Overview, actions –Robert P Heaney, MD (Creighton University)

Dose-response of vitamin D and a mechanism for the prevention of cancer – Cedric F Garland DrPH, FACE (Naval Health Research Center, San Diego)

Skin cancer/sunscreen – the dilemma – Edward Gorham, MPH, PhD (UC San Diego)

Vitamin D deficiency : Analysis and approach in a comprehensive cancer center – Donald L Trump, MD (Roswell Park Cancer Institute)

Diabetes – can we prevent it? – Frank C Garland, PhD (Naval Health Research Center, San Diego)

Cardiovascular disease – major new frontiers for prevention – David C Sane, MD, FACP (Wake Forest University)

D-lightful vitamin D: Bone & muscle health and prevention of autoimmune and chronic diseases – Michael F Holick, MD, PhD (Boston University School of Medicine Vitamin D, Skin and Bone Research Laboratory)

Action results from Daction Panel – Black Nurse Association, Pharmacists, MD’s. (The Daction consortium of scientists, institutions and individuals is committed to solving the worldwide vitamin D deficiency epidemic, starting with comprehensive public health plans in local communities – one of these being San Diego County. The goal: encourage a standard vitamin D intake of 2000 IU/Day to achieve a serum level of 40 to 60 ng/ml.)

To read more about the speakers, their publications, and activities, go to http://www.grassrootshealth.org/events/seminars.php.




Post a Comment

Featured Products From the ProHealth Store
Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor® Ultra ATP+, Double Strength Vitamin D3 Extreme™


Article Comments



Be the first to comment on this article!

Post a Comment


 
Optimized Curcumin Longvida with Omega-3

Featured Products

Ultra ATP+, Double Strength Ultra ATP+, Double Strength
Get Energized with Malic Acid & Magnesium
Energy NADH™ 12.5mg Energy NADH™ 12.5mg
Improve Energy & Cognitive Function
Optimized Curcumin Longvida® Optimized Curcumin Longvida®
Supports Cognition, Memory & Overall Health
FibroSleep™ FibroSleep™
The All-in-One Natural Sleep Aid
Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor® Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor®
Reduce Fatigue up to 45%

Natural Remedies

Vitamin E: Super Antioxidant We Only Thought We Knew Vitamin E: Super Antioxidant We Only Thought We Knew
Sunshine Vitamin Has D-lightful Health Benefits Sunshine Vitamin Has D-lightful Health Benefits
Quercetin: Natural Support for Allergy & Inflammation Relief and More Quercetin: Natural Support for Allergy & Inflammation Relief and More
Live Without Anxiety or Stress Live Without Anxiety or Stress
The Fibromyalgia and Glutathione Link The Fibromyalgia and Glutathione Link

CONTACT US
ProHealth, Inc.
555 Maple Ave
Carpinteria, CA 93013
(800) 366-6056  |  Email

· Become a Wholesaler
· Vendor Inquiries
· Affiliate Program
SHOP WITH CONFIDENCE
Credit Card Processing
SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTERS
Get the latest news about Fibromyalgia, M.E/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Lyme Disease and Natural Wellness

CONNECT WITH US ProHealth on Facebook  ProHealth on Twitter  ProHealth on Pinterest  ProHealth on Google Plus

© 2018 ProHealth, Inc. All rights reserved. Pain Tracker App  |  Store  |  Customer Service  |  Guarantee  |  Privacy  |  Contact Us  |  Library  |  RSS  |  Site Map