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Vitamin D Deficiency by Blinders off .. Patient Expert Posted Tue 09 Jun 2009 11:20pm I finally had my Vitamin D level checked and to my surprise, I am severely deficient in Vitamin D. The reference range for Vitamin D in the body is 32 – 100. Hell, my range was a 9, I was damn near depleted of Vitamin D. A cousin of mine who is in the health nutrition industry brought the importance of Vitamin D in our system and the ... Read on »
Causes of Vitamin D deficiency Signs of Vitamin D deficiency Fixing Vitamin D deficiency by Bill .. Posted Thu 14 May 2009 4:38pm Yesterday my wife got results from some blood tests and they showed that she had a vitamin D deficiency. I thought that this was odd since I was under the impression that anyone that got enough sun would have their bodies create enough vitamin D to stay healthy. I was apparently wrong. Not only is my wife deficient but a friend of hers as ... Read on »
Causes of Vitamin D Deficiency by Lauren B. Patient Expert Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 4:26pm Vitamin D (also called calciterol) is a fat soluble vitamin. This means that in order for it to be absorbed by the intestinal tract, fat must be present. People who have disorderscystic fibrosis for example- that prevent their bodies from absorbing fat may become deficient in vitamin D. This deficiency can occur even if the person's diet includes ... Read on »
Vitamin D Deficiency Linked to Poorer Lung Function in Asthmatic Children by Natural Weight Loss Blog Posted Sun 05 Aug 2012 10:42am Since asthma is a chronic condition, finding ways to minimize attacks is key in improving quality of life in people who suffer from this condition. Research suggests that certain vitamin and mineral deficiencies may contribute to the development and poor control of asthma. Vitamin D and Asthma Study A recent study by Boston researchers ... Read on »
Fair-skinned individuals at risk of vitamin D deficiency by Dr. John B. Medical Doctor Posted Thu 06 Oct 2011 9:27am The recent spell of warm and sunny weather we’ve had here in the UK (which came to an abrupt halt this week) has been welcomed by most. While the sun has perhaps made us feel better and given a glow to our skin, the downside is that at this time of year, the sun is too low in the sky to generate vitamin D in the skin. This fact reminds me ... Read on »
From Food Consumer- IS VITAMIN D A MIRACLE DRUG??? by ckmiletti Patient Expert Posted Mon 05 Apr 2010 9:26am 04/04/2010 14:20:00 admin Font size: Vitamin D3 supplements may be as effective as flu vaccine at reducing the risk of flu during the winter, particularly in school children, a new Japanese study suggests. The study showed among school children taking 1200 IU per day of vitamin D3 supplements, 10.8 percent of chil ... Read on »
Osteoporosis Linked to Vitamin D Deficiency by Dr. Gabe M. Medical Doctor Posted Tue 26 Aug 2008 4:03pm Vitamin D deficiency is being recognized as a growing problem in people who are at risk for osteoporosis. According to the National Osteoporosis Foundation , over 60 million Americans, 41 million of them women, will have either osteoporosis or low bone mass by the year 2020. Vitamin D deficiency also appears to be linked to certain cancers, pe ... Read on »
Is vitamin D deficiency linked t ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted Wed 27 May 2009 10:39pm Is vitamin D deficiency linked to Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia? Hypothesis explored in the current issue of the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease Amsterdam, The Netherlands,27 may 2009 – There are several risk factors for the development of Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia. Based on an increasing number of studies linking ... Read on »
Vitamin D deficiency increases death risk from pneumonia by Dr. John Z. Medical Doctor Posted Mon 16 May 2011 12:00am A new study published in the journal Respirology reveals that adult patients admitted to the hospital with pneumonia are more likely to die if they have Vitamin D deficiency. Vitamin D is known to be involved in the innate immune response t ... Read on »
Study Shows Immigrant Children At High Risk Of Vitamin D Deficiency by Len S. Patient Expert Posted Mon 15 Jul 2013 11:00am The Vitamin D Society wants to make parents aware of a recent Canadian study which reports that new immigrant and refugee children to Canada are at a high risk of vitamin D deficiency which may have serious negative consequences for their future health(1). The study compared vitamin D levels for non-immigrant children, aged 6-11 years with 72 ... Read on »