News tagged with vitamin d deficiency

Study shows promise for East Coast broccoli industry

Chefs and home cooks in the eastern U.S. could soon have easier access to a local "super food," thanks to a Cornell-led team of researchers working to expand broccoli's availability at farms, farmer's markets and grocery ...

dateJan 09, 2013 in Other
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Pregnant women at risk of Vitamin D deficiency

( -- Pregnant women with low levels of vitamin D are more likely to develop gestational diabetes, and, their babies are more prone to bone weakness, according to a study and editorial published in the latest issue ...

dateApr 05, 2011 in Health
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Low vitamin D levels linked to allergies in kids

A study of more than 3,000 children shows that low vitamin D levels are associated with increased likelihood that children will develop allergies, according to a paper published in the February 17 online edition of the Journal ...

dateFeb 24, 2011 in Health
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Aboriginal Australians at risk of bone, muscle pain

( -- Aboriginal Australians are at risk of increased bone and muscle pain due to their inability to produce sufficient vitamin D, according to a University of Adelaide study published in the Medical Journal of ...

dateFeb 07, 2011 in Health
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