TITLE

D PLUS

AUTHOR(S)
Weir, Kirsten
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Current Science;4/30/2010, Vol. 95 Issue 16, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the study made by scientists which revealed that majority of teenagers and children in the U.S. have insufficient amount of vitamin D as well as relates the importance of the compound in the body.
ACCESSION #
49735951

 

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