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Vitamin D important for infant growth according to new study

Posted on: September 16, 2013   by  John Cannell, MD

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Stunting is a problem the world over.

Stunting is being short for your age. It is defined as a child more than two standard deviations below the National Center for Health Statistics chart of average heights for their age. Of course, a child may be short simply because both his parents carried genes for shortness.

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