The Scottish government has partnered with Healthy Start’s public health initiative to decrease vitamin D deficiency among pregnant women.
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The United Kingdom has created a vitamin D recommendation of 10 micrograms per day in order to promote muscular and skeletal health.
According to research published in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology, when UV rays reach the skin, a compound that helps lower blood pressure is released into our blood vessels.
One of the mysteries of heart attacks is their seasonality. Before the modern sun avoidance era, there were 50% more heart attacks in the winter than in the summer.
The National Osteoporosis Society of the UK has released new clinical guidelines to treat vitamin D deficiency in patients.
NICE is calling for evidence to help implement guidance to prevent vitamin D deficiency.
The incidence of non-melanoma skin cancer is increasing, despite the increased use of sun screen and increased indoor lifestyles.
The Department of Health in the United Kingdom has issued new recommendations for label messages for vitamin D supplements.
The Vitamin D Society wishes to make Canadians aware of a new innovative program developed by Cancer Research UK.