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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. 17.12.2014

Promise for studies investigating the effects of vitamin E and infection in humans

Extra vitamin E protected older mice from a bacterial infection that commonly causes pneumonia. Microbiologists and nutrition researchers from Tufts University report that the extra vitamin E helped Read more...

Published Tue. 16.12.2014

Mrs Claus is on a mission... become more heart healthy! See her tips for healthier holiday habits at, where the season's celebrity couple invites American families to join.   Read more...

Published Tue. 09.12.2014

Adequate vitamin E intake links to reduced risk of miscarriage in humans

A new study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition has found that maternal vitamin E status in the first trimester may influence the risk of early pregnancy loss. This is Read more...

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CDC Study finds Sodium Intake is Lower than Expected

New study finds 24h dietary recall overestimate sodium and potassium intake. Using objective measures of nutritional status, in this case 24 hour urinary collection, Mercado and colleagues suggest that the discrepancy may partially reflect inaccurate food databases. In other words, foods may contain less than expected amounts of sodium. Read more