VDC test kit slider
VDC-Banner-new_468

Vitamin D levels during pregnancy linked to childhood obesity

Posted on: June 13, 2012   by  John Cannell, MD

img

The epidemic of obesity among children in the United States tripled between the early 1980s and 2000. By 2008, 32% of all the children in the USA were overweight. Connections between childhood obesity and vitamin D are growing and it may in part be due to imprinting or programming, something that the vitamin D deficient mother imprints on her child during her pregnancy.

You are unauthorized to view this page.

Test Your Vitamin D Levels at Home!

Our in-home vitamin D test kit is easy, affordable, and an accurate way to find out your Vitamin D status.

order NOW

We need your help!

We're spreading awareness on Vitamin D Deficiency
Donate NOW
Latest Articles
img
What is the relationship between vitamin D and childhood UTIs?

A new study suggests vitamin D may protect against UTIs among children by upregulating their own naturally occurring antimicrobial peptides.

Weekly Newsletter

Our Sponsors

mayfirm