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Cod Liver Oil (By mouth)

Provides vitamin A and vitamin D to maintain healthy bones, skin, eyes, and immune system.

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Omega-3 Fatty Acids and Cardiovascular Disease: An Updated Systematic Review

The effect and association of omega–3 fatty acids (n-3 FA) intake and biomarker levels with cardiovascular (CV) clinical and intermediate outcomes remains controversial. We update prior Evidence Reports of n-3 FA and clinical and intermediate CV disease (CVD) outcomes.

Vitamin D for the Treatment or Prevention of Multiple Sclerosis: A Review of the Clinical Effectiveness [Internet]

This report will review evidence investigating the uncertainty surrounding the clinical effectiveness of vitamin D supplementation for both the prevention and treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS) in adults.

Vitamin D supplementation in pregnancy: a systematic review

Study found insufficient evidence to support definite clinical recommendations regarding vitamin D supplementation in pregnancy. Although there is modest evidence to support a relationship between maternal 25-hydroxy vitamin D [25(OH)D] status and offspring birthweight, bone mass and serum calcium concentrations, these findings were limited by their observational nature (birthweight, bone mass) or risk of bias and low quality (calcium concentrations).

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