Vitamin D Deficiency in Childhood May Pose Heart Hazards

Vitamin D Deficiency in Childhood May Pose Heart Hazards

Vitamin D levels in childhood may be a key indicator of adult heart health as a long-term research study from the University of Turku (UT) in Finland found a correlation between deficiency of this nutrient and hazardous heart conditions later in life. The study, recently released by the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, found that a shortage […]

Vitamin D is God’s Vitamin

Vitamin D is God’s Vitamin

In ancient days, people of old would stare into the sky and believe the sun to be a god, worshipping it for its life-giving qualities and light. Today, science and medicine have shown the power of the sun is no less spectacular. In fact, one of the only nutrients absolutely crucial for health and well-being […]

Vitamin D Deficit Linked to Cancer

Vitamin D Deficit Linked to Cancer

Vitamin D has long been a subject of controversy over whether a deficit of the nutrient carries any link to chronic health concerns, such as cancer and heart disease. Recently released results, from Copenhagen University, of a long-term study on the relationship between low Vitamin D counts and mortality rate indicate that a causal connection […]