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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 Tue. 24.03.2015

Literary competition "Future of Food" / Literaturwettbewerb "Ernährung der Zukunft"

For the first time, DSM Nutrition Science & Advocacy in collaboration with Karger Publishers and the Society of Nutrition and Food Science, launch a literary competition on the Read more...

Published Thu. 19.02.2015

Long-term multivitamin-mineral use tied to women's cardiovascular health

A new analysis of mortality from heart disease over more than 20 years finds that women who took multivitamin-mineral supplements for three years or more were significantly less likely to die. Read Read more...

Published Wed. 18.02.2015

Study reveals how lutein and zeaxanthin enhance visual performance in younger consumers

The 'GLARE2' study, conducted in a cooperation between DSM, Kemin and the University of Georgia, has shown how lutein and zeaxanthin supplementation can improve the ability to see objects under glare Read more...

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Think Nutrient Deficiencies are History in US? Think Again

Nutrient deficiencies are often thought of as a thing of the past. You often hear that Americans are quite well nourished, despite the fact that inadequate intake of nutrients like vitamin D from the diet is nearly ubiquitous in America today. In 2012, the CDC released figures demonstrating the prevalence of individual deficiencies based on nationally representative biochemical assessment data from the latest round of NHANES showing that, contrary to popular belief, deficiencies are very much present in the modern day United States. Read more