Omega-3 Fish Oil Supplements Might Boost Antidepressants' Effects

TUESDAY, April 26, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Omega-3 fish oil supplements may improve the effectiveness of antidepressants, new research suggests.

Study Links Green Spaces to Longer Lives for Women

THURSDAY, April 14, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Women living in homes surrounded by lots of trees and vegetation may have a lower risk of death than those in areas with less greenery, a new study suggests.

Vitamin D Boosts Heart Function in Study

MONDAY, April 4, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Regular doses of vitamin D3 may improve heart function in heart failure patients, a new British study suggests.

Tanning May Limit Skin's Ability to Produce Vitamin D: Study

MONDAY, April 4, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- While the sun helps the body make vitamin D, a new study says that too much exposure might actually lower the levels of the essential vitamin.

Acupuncture May Ease Hot Flashes for Breast Cancer Patients

MONDAY, March 28, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Acupuncture can help alleviate the often-debilitating hot flashes that afflict many breast cancer patients, new Italian research says.

Healthy Amount of Vitamin C Might Keep Cataracts at Bay

THURSDAY, March 24, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- While many believe that vitamin C helps ward off colds, a new study suggests the nutrient might prevent something more serious -- cataracts.

Meditation May Help Ease Chronic Low Back Pain

TUESDAY, March 22, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Meditation may work better than painkillers when it comes to soothing chronic low back pain, a new clinical trial suggests.

Tai Chi Could Be a Healthy Move for Your Heart

WEDNESDAY, March 9, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Tai chi and other traditional Chinese exercises may benefit people with heart disease, researchers report.

Vitamin D a No Go for Arthritic Knees, Study Finds

TUESDAY, March 8, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Vitamin D supplements didn't relieve pain or slow the progression of knee osteoarthritis in a new study, even though the patients involved had low levels of the vitamin.

Low Prenatal Vitamin D Linked to Later MS in Offspring

MONDAY, March 7, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Children of mothers with too little vitamin D during their pregnancy may have a higher risk of developing multiple sclerosis when they reach adulthood, a new study suggests.