Though the diet is limited in vitamin D, prominant food companies are taking a step in the right direction to ensure vitamin D sufficiency.
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Recent research published in the journal Pediatrics reports vitamin D deficiency is extremely prevalent in overweight and obese children.
Professor Reinhold Vieth wrote the seminal paper on the safety of vitamin D back in 1999. Recently, he published an updated review of vitamin D’s safety profile.
The Food and Drug Administration amended its regulations regarding how much vitamin D2 can be added to bread.
Research published in the journal Pediatrics suggests that milk fortified with vitamin D decreased winter colds among vitamin D deficient children.
Dr Cannell discusses food fortification with a reader and contemplates what the most effective approach would be.
Biologists at the U.S. Department of Agriculture have discovered that vitamin D, injected directly into a cow’s inflamed breast, effectively treats mastitis.
The Kellogg Company of Ireland recently announced their plan to fortify children and family cereals with vitamin D.
Dr Cannell reviews an RCT comparing a yogurt drink fortified with vitamin D and calcium to a placebo yogurt drink.
Dr Cannell reviews the research on vitamin D on the web and points out many shortcomings of the information provided.