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Introducing Vitamins in Motion

Vitamins in Motion is an initiative to raise awareness and advocate for increased access to the essential vitamins all people need to be healthy and well-nourished. Vitamins in Motion aims to highlight the vital role vitamins play in nutrition and health, and calls for finding and implementing scalable, cost-effective solutions to address the world's vitamin deficiencies. 

This site provides you with important information, useful tools, latest scientific publications and ground-breaking books, all around micronutrients. Learn more about the initiative - Join us in setting Vitamins into Motion!  

Published Wed. 17.09.2014

Vegetarians: see which foods have adequate supplies of vitamin D

Vitamin D differs from other vitamins because the main source is the sun - vitamin D is produced in the body when skin is hit by ultraviolet light. Nonetheless, vitamin D is recognized as Read more...

Published Tue. 16.09.2014

New publication: Current Information and Asian Perspectives on Long-Chain Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids in Pregnancy, Lactation, and Infancy

The Early Nutrition Academy supported a systematic review of human studies on the roles of pre- and postnatal long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids published from 2008 to 2013, and an expert Read more...

Published Tue. 16.09.2014

Are you getting all of the 13 essential vitamins?

Micronutrients are only needed in small amounts, but have far-reaching impacts on health. So although small in some ways, they have a large impact in our lives. Dispite our knowledge of the essential Read more...

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Review Updates on Omega-3 Long-chain Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids EPA & DHA

Long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acid (LCPUFA) experts have been busy publishing reviews on the health benefits of omega-3 fatty acids, eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA). The Early Nutrition Academy supported a systematic review of human studies on the roles of pre- and postnatal LCPUFA. Using the most recent studies (2008-2013), Koletzko and colleagues report: Read more