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VITAMIN D AND THE HUMAN FAMILY TREE

Share/Bookmark Why the Neanderthals Lost the Race Based on both physical and DNA evidence, anthropologists classify humans as members of the family of great apes, which includes orangutans, gorillas, and chimpanzees, as well as various human species. The branch to … Continue reading

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Vitamin D and the nursing mother

Share/Bookmark Everyone seems to agree that vitamin D is important throughout life. This is certainly as true in the first year of life as it is later on. For it is during the first year that, in addition to its … Continue reading

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Pellagra and the Four Ds

Share/Bookmark 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the war on pellagra, a war that lasted nearly 25 of those years before victory could finally be declared. You have not heard of the war on pellagra? The celebration is not on … Continue reading

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