GrassrootsHealth study underscores the importance of vitamin D levels of at least 40 ng/ml for cancer prevention. ENCINITAS, CA (April 06, 2016)  In a study published online today in the journal, PLOS ONE, GrassrootsHealth found an inverse association between vitamin D serum levels and all non-skin cancer incidence. The analysis included pooled data from two study […]

San Diego, CA — GrassrootsHealth, an international nonprofit public health promotion organization, is announcing two free continuing medical education (CME) courses about vitamin D. The goal is to help practitioners become more confident in measuring, prescribing, and tracking vitamin D levels to prevent disease. After completion of these CME courses, practitioners can apply for D*certification […]

ENCINITAS, Calif. – A multi-year study of people taking Vitamin D supplements with 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] serum levels in the range of 20 to 100 ng/ml did not show an increased risk of kidney stones. The study was sponsored by GrassrootsHealth (GRH), a nonprofit public health research organization, and was led by Dr. Cedric Garland, […]

Diabetes Prevention with Vitamin D? In YOUR Data, YOUR Answers this week we have some amazing preliminary findings from your data. Compared to the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)*: Average Serum Level NHANES: 22 ng/ml US D*action: 53 ng/ml Incidence of Diabetes NHANES: 8.5/1,000 person-years US D*action: 0.9/1,000 person-years   A full 90% […]

Discovery further clarifies nutrient’s role in insulin resistance and hypertension Creighton University, June 6, 2013 — It’s widely known that vitamin D works in conjunction with calcium to build strong bones, but new evidence strengthens the understanding of the nutrient’s effect on other body systems, as well. Researchers from Creighton University, GrassrootsHealth, Pure North S’Energy […]

GrassrootsHealth Founder Carole Baggerly hails Margaret I. Cuomo M.D.’s new book as a “wake-up call” for the medical community and joins call for big pharma, research institutions and the federal government to embrace prevention and to end this disease with what is known now. ENCINITAS, CA, October 2, 2012 – GrassrootsHealth founder and Vitamin D […]

Vitamin D and Testing Vitamin D Serum Levels Plays an Essential Role in Many Aspects of Health, Particularly Your Child’s Dental Health Encinitas, CA –February 28, 2012 — February has been dubbed National Children’s Dental Health Awareness Month, and is a time when parents, teachers, and other health and child care providers are reminded of the […]

The Ontario Society of Physicians for Complementary Medicine and the Section of Complementary and Integrative Medicine of the Ontario Medical Association have become the first public health organizations to officially endorse and pledge their support for the GrassrootsHealth Scientists’ Call to D*action. (PRWEB) June 06, 2011 — The Ontario Society of Physicians for Complementary Medicine […]