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A new study has found that an elderberry supplement can provide some protection from cold and flu-like symptoms following long-haul flights, as well as reducing passengers’ colds by up to two days if they get one.



If you work at a computer all day, you might want to take an Omega-3 supplement. A recent study showed that daily omega-3 intake might help relieve symptoms of dry eyes associated with prolonged exposure to computer screens.



Researchers analyzed the results from more than 20 previous studies and found that hay fever sufferers may get some benefits from using probiotics, improving their symptoms and quality of life.



Scientists have confirmed the existence of what has been called the “second brain” – neurons lining the intestinal tract that communicate just like the neurons in the brain. Scientists have also confirmed inflammation and nutrition can influence the second brain, affecting our mental well-being. Read more to find out how.



In a randomized, controlled study, use of methylsulfonylmethane  (OptiMSM®) was found to be effective in reducing nasal allergy symptoms.


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Busy Lifestyle? You Need Vitamin C
Keys, wallet, phone, mints, lip balm . . . vitamin C? If you live a busy lifestyle and are always on the go (who isn't these days?), vitamin C should be an everyday essential. We all know that modern-day life can get hectic.

New Moms Often Get Poor Advice on Baby Care: Study
New mothers get conflicting advice from medical professionals, family members and the media when it comes to key parenting topics, a recent study found.
School's Out, Fattening Behaviors Are In
Your kids probably will eat more sugar, watch more TV and eat fewer vegetables over summer vacation, a new study finds.
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