TITLE

living WELL. Vitamin D and You!

AUTHOR(S)
Yerkovich, Stephen
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
PN;Nov2010, Vol. 64 Issue 11, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the importance of Vitamin D, which can be synthesized by humans through skin's exposure to direct sunlight. It says that large percentage of population in the U.S. has deficiency in Vitamin D especially those people with spinal-cord injury/disease (SCI/D) who often spend time indoors with insufficient exposure to natural sunlight. It mentions two supplemental forms of vitamin D such as Vitamin D2 and D3, which are reliable means to obtain adequate amounts of Vitamin D.
ACCESSION #
54408763

 

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