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Vitamin D deficiency linked to increased risk of muscle injury


(NaturalHealth365) Awareness of the potent health effects of vitamin D has been on the rise in recent years. Getting sufficient vitamin D is linked with a healthy immune system response, faster healing times and stronger bones, while vitamin D deficiency is linked with a higher risk for cancer, dementia, MS and a range of other health issues. While vitamin D ... Read More »

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Vitamin D deficiency substantially increases the risk of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia


(NaturalHealth365) Dementia is one of today’s biggest health challenges for older adults. There are currently 44 million cases around the world, and this number is expected to triple by the year 2050. An estimated billion persons around the world now have low vitamin D levels, which has been linked to Alzheimer’s disease and dementia.  In fact, a major study has ... Read More »

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Health alert: Vitamin D deficiency linked to poor mobility

(NaturalHealth365) With inadequate levels of vitamin D existing in a staggering 75 percent of adults and teenagers in the United States, researchers continue to explore the potential harmful effects of this national vitamin deficiency. According to Harvard School of Public Health – which estimates the number of vitamin D- deficient people worldwide as over 1 billion – lack of vitamin ... Read More »

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The signs of vitamin D deficiency

(NaturalHealth365) Vitamin D is also known as the sunshine vitamin, because sunlight is the primary source of this vitamin. A growing body of evidence shows that vitamin D deficiency is linked to a host of chronic disease conditions including heart problems, diabetes, and even cancer. This unique biological compound is a nutrient as well as a hormone that plays a ... Read More »

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Mental disorders sparked by vitamin D deficiency

(NaturalHealth365) There are many mental disorders that are related to a sunlight or vitamin D deficiency. For example, one piece of research showed that elderly people who had the lowest levels of vitamin D had about 12 times the risk of depression as those who had the highest levels. And, in this same research the cognitive abilities of those with ... Read More »

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Vitamin D can greatly improve your health

(NaturalHealth365) If vitamin D was considered a must-have in the way that suntan lotion is we would be a healthier nation. It would reduce the occurrences of most of the conditions plaguing us. The regimen of using everything and anything to protect us from the sun has probably increased our risks of cancer, heart disease, depression, osteoporosis, metabolic syndrome, and ... Read More »

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