A recent study discovered nearly 80% of very low and extremely low birth weight babies are vitamin D deficient.
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Dr. Cannell discusses the role of vitamin D in lung development among preterm births.
A recent study discovered that 1,000 IU is well tolerated and effective at raising vitamin D levels to optimal status in preterm infants.
Dr. Cannell discusses a recent meta-analysis that found vitamin D deficiency may be a modifiable risk factor for respiratory distress in infants.
The American Academy of Pediatrics released new guidelines on vitamin D requirements for preterm infants.