Vitamin D Infographic

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Vitamin D for Health

Many different vitamin D regimens being prescribed in France | Vitamin D Council Vitamins are essential to your body for good health and to make certain that your body is functioning well. It should be able to ward-off sickness and mend rightly. Vitamin D as recent study shows is vital in … [Read more...]

Vitamin D Helps Children with Asthma in Study

  Vitamin D as an adjunct to subcutaneous allergen immunotherapy in asthmatic children sensitized to house dust mite.   This study in Allergy. 2013 Nov 4. doi: 10.1111/all.12278 looks at children with asthma that are treated with medication alone, subcutaneous immune therapy (SCIT), … [Read more...]

Vitamin D Diabetics and Heart Disease

25(OH) vitamin D suppresses macrophage adhesion and migration by downregulation of ER stress and scavenger receptor A1 in type 2 diabetes. Diabetics most frequently die of cardiovascular disease. Diabetics also have a greater incidence of vitamin D deficiency which can double the risk of developing … [Read more...]

Australians need Vitamin D

Vitamin D Deficiency: The Hidden Epidemic According to US Professor, Michael F. Holick, Australia is currently experiencing Vitamin D deficiency, which is more likely than not, considered as an epidemic in the country. Professor Holick supports research that discusses the importance of increasing … [Read more...]

Premature Babies Need More vitamin D

Preterm infants may need 800 IU vitamin D3 A study has shown that infants born prematurely may need to be given 800 IU of Vitamin D3 to ensure healthy developments of their bones. Preterm infants have higher risk for Vitamin D sufficiency. This may lead to the infants developing rickets, which may … [Read more...]

Vitamin D and Pneumonia

Low D, high pneumonia Vitamin D deficiency increases chance of illness A study conducted at the University of Eastern Finland showed that the deficiency in Vitamin D can increase the risk for pneumonia. Pneumonia is known as an infectious disease that has killed 50,000 people in the United States … [Read more...]

Vitamin D and Muscle Pain and Fatigue

Vitamin D may reduce muscle pain and fatigue An exciting new research from the Newcastle University has proven that the popular sunshine vitamin can help give you pain-free muscles. The research also proved that Vitamin D can actually free you from physical fatigue, which in return will lead you … [Read more...]

Vitamin D in Australians Low In Spring

Vitamin D Deficiency: The Hidden Epidemic This article in Medical News Today talks about how Australians are deficient in vitamin D. Up to 58% of Australians tested low in vitamin D in the spring time. Spring time is the time we are often the lowest in vitamin D as we get little sun exposure in … [Read more...]

Vitamin D and Pneumonia

Low vitamin D ups pneumonia risk From New Hope comes this article out of Finland that showed that lower vitamin D was related to a higher risk of pneumonia. The study found that those with lowest levels of vitamin D were 2.5 times more likely to develop pneumonia. Considering vitamin D is one … [Read more...]

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