A new study discovered that vitamin D deficiency is associated with poor sleep quality and night-time eating during mid-pregnancy in Singapore.
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Do obstetricians provide routine vitamin D screening and supplementation for their pregnant patients?
A recent study evaluated the knowledge and practices of obstetricians regarding vitamin D testing and supplementation for their pregnant patients.
In today’s episode, Dr. Hollis discusses vitamin D testing and the importance of vitamin D supplementation during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
A recent study found that vitamin D supplementation resulted in a greater reduction in depression than placebo among pregnant Iranian mothers.
Michele Leon, a public health nutritionist and blogger, discusses the prevalence of vitamin D deficiency among pregnant minority women in Europe.
A recent clinical trial concluded that vitamin D supplementation during pregnancy and infancy may prevent allergies.
Two recent studies investigated the economic benefit of vitamin D supplementation in orthopedic trauma patients and pregnant women.
Vitamin D supplementation during pregnancy decreases various obstetrical complications, according to meta-analysis
A Cochrane meta-analysis finds several obstetrical complications are helped by supplementing with vitamin D during pregnancy.
A study found that children of vitamin D deficient mothers had nearly double the risk for developing multiple sclerosis later in life.
Carole Baggerly discusses the Protect our Children Now project, a 2 year program focused on helping pregnant women achieve healthy vitamin D levels.