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  1. Vitamin D may not benefit postmenopausal bone healthRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    Vitamin D helps the body use calcium, and calcium in turn helps support bone health. After a year on high-dose vitamin D supplements, women were absorbing slightly more calcium from their intestines into their blood compared to women who took low doses of vitamin D or a dummy pill.

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  2. Gloomy UK weather 'means everyone should take Vitamin D tablets to prevent rickets'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Experts have warned that a lack of the essential vitamin- which occurs naturally when sunshine hits the ski - is caused by the inclement British weather The essential vitamin - which helps prevent rickets and brittle bones - occurs naturally when sunshine hits the skin, but the inclement UK weather means many people are missing out. Pregnant women and young children are particularly at risk, but because it's impossible to tell who is getting the right amount of Vitamin D the new guidelines are set to affect everybody.

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  3. Island Vibrance Releases Vitamin D3 Supplement For Bone And Muscle HealthRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Emailwire.com

    ... function, maintains strong bones, and supports the immune system. It provides the same readily usable form of Vitamin D that is naturally produced by the body. Most people do not get enough sun exposure to meet the recommended amount of Vitamin D3 ...

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  4. High Potency Vitamin D3 Supplement Now Available On AmazonRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Emailwire.com

    Deerfield Beach, FL -- Health conscious individuals are set to receive a healthy dose of the "happy pill' following the launch of AdvantaVita's high potency Vitamin D3 supplement. Vitamin D has long been known not only for its mood enhancing properties but also its capacity to protect the bones, teeth and muscles.

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  5. Hmmm.Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Longrider

    Oh, God, not more "experts". Thing is, I've lived in the UK nearly all my life. Vitamin D deficiency has never been a concern - despite our iffy weather conditions with its dark winters and grey skies.

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  6. Scots told to take vitamin D supplementsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    ALL Scots should take vitamin D supplements because of the health implications of a lack of bright sunshine, according to experts. An advisory body set up by the UK Government said the bleak British weather is stopping much of the population from receiving healthy amounts of the essential vitamin from sunlight - and natural food sources alone are not enough to boost levels.

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  7. Recipes for diabetics: quick breakfast tacoRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Were you aware that some studies suggest that vitamin D may protect against colon cancer and perhaps cancers of the prostrate and breast? Conversely, higher levels of vitamin D have been linked to higher rates of pancreatic cancer. As beneficial as vitamin D is, it can become harmful when amounts in the blood become too high.

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  8. Vitamin D intake 'should be boosted with supplements'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Chorley Citizen

    The public should be boosting their vitamin D intake with supplements because of a lack of bright sunshine in the UK, government health experts have suggested. The bleak British weather is stopping much of the population from receiving healthy amounts of the essential vitamin from sunlight and natural food sources alone are not enough to boost levels, they added.

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  9. Are Farmers Market Eggs Really Worth It, And Do They Taste Better?Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    ... Egg Board quoted a similar study conducted in 2011 to The Huffington Post. Researchers found higher fat and Vitamin D content in "range" eggs, as well as a deeper yellow color, but saw a negligible difference in other nutrients when compared to eggs ...

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  10. Gloomy winters could be killing us warn experts who say Britons...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... multiple miscarriages Gloomy winters could be killing us warn experts who say Britons are not getting enough Vitamin D from sunlight putting us at risk of deadly ailments Britons are not getting enough vitamin D from the sun leading to scientists ...

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  11. Recipes for diabetics: berry cream cheese tartRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Examiner.com

    Pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears explains that rickets is a disease caused by a deficiency of vitamin D or sometimes calcium, and it causes very weak bones that fracture easily. This is the second recipe drawn from diabeticconnect.com that features adding vitamin D to your diet.

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  12. Assisi Animal Health Investigates Why a Horse's Diet Must Contain Sufficient Levels of Vitamin DRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Sys-Con Media

    ... team from Massey University in Palmerston North conducted a study to find out how blanketing a horse influences vitamin D absorption. The theory at the foundation of the study was that blanketing a horse could reduce sunlight exposure and therefore ...

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  13. FDA Accepts OPKO's New Drug Application For RayaldeeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Pharmaceutical Online

    OPKO Health, Inc. today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has accepted for review OPKO's New Drug Application for calcifediol modified-release capsules . In the NDA, OPKO seeks approval of Rayaldee for the prevention and treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism in patients with stage 3 or 4 chronic kidney disease and vitamin D insufficiency.

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  14. Eat food, not vitaminsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    ... uction and your heart. But just one baked sweet potato has 561 percent of the daily recommended value per serving. Vitamin D is available in very few foods, but it can be absorbed through fatty fish like salmon and tuna .

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  15. Global vitamin D testing market to grow at a CAGR of 7.57% during the period 2014-2019.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | PR-inside.com

    Vitamin D is a naturally occurring, fat-soluble, biologically inert hormone precursor that exists in two primary forms: vitamin D2 and vitamin D3 . Its main biologic function is to maintain calcium and phosphorus concentrations as it is essential for the overall bone health.

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  16. FDA Accepts Opko Health's New Drug Application For RayaldeeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | BioSpace

    OPKO Health, Inc. today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has accepted for review OPKO's New Drug Application for calcifediol modified-release capsules . In the NDA, OPKO seeks approval of Rayaldee for the prevention and treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism in patients with stage 3 or 4 chronic kidney disease and vitamin D insufficiency.

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  17. How Cycling Plays An Important Role In Childhood DevelopmentRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Lifehack.org

    ... right before your eyes. Getting outdoors is wonderful for children. They get natural sunlight, which gives them Vitamin D, and they get a lot of fresh air, which allows them to get good sleep at night. The better sleep they get, the healthier they ...

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  18. Why I Tossed the Gummy VitaminsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Psychology Today

    ... rubs me the wrong way. My older daughter was born in Southern California, where her pediatrician recommended Vitamin D supplements, per the American Academy of Pediatrics. But we lived in a place where it's an active struggle to keep your child out ...

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  19. FDA Accepts OPKO's New Drug Application for RayaldeeaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Freshnews

    OPKO Health, Inc. today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has accepted for review OPKO's New Drug Application for calcifediol modified-release capsules . In the NDA, OPKO seeks approval of Rayaldee for the prevention and treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism in patients with stage 3 or 4 chronic kidney disease and vitamin D insufficiency.

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  20. How to get your daily dose of Vitamin DRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... We asked Heather Hedrick Fink, MS, RD, CSSD from Nutrition and Wellness Solutions, LLC what we need to know about Vitamin D, the sunshine vitamin! Vitamin D is an essential nutrient that has roles in bone formation, immune function and muscle ...

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