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Vitamin D and the developing brain

Posted on: October 23, 2012   by  John Cannell, MD

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As reported in our news section, Dr Andrew J. O. Whitehouse and his group at the University of Western Australia were the first to offer proof that low vitamin D levels during pregnancy adversely affect language development in later life.

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3 Responses to Vitamin D and the developing brain

  1. Umileritac@aol.com

    We members of the VDC need to share this post with as MANY people as possible.

    Really…truly…DON’T WAIT…just SEND.

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    Rita

  2. hlahore@gmail.com

    Another recent study on pregnancy and infant brain has the following title at VitaminDWiki

    Higher vitamin D in pregnancy resulted in 2X better infant psychomotor and mental scores

    Morales title is: Circulating 25-Hydroxyvitamin D3 in Pregnancy and Infant Neuropsychological Development, in Pediatrics Published online Sept, 2012

    By the way: Morales is mentioned 68 times in VitaminDWiki

    Morales abstract, etc. is at http://vitamindwiki.com/tiki-index.php?page_id=3214

  3. jbennett

    Have noticed extremely low levels of vitamin D in the teenage population in my practice

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