Vitamin D deficiency hair loss

Even though you worry when you see your hair on your pillow or comb, losing up to 100 hairs per day is normal. But, if you are losing hair more than this amount, then surely there can be a serious underlying cause like vitamin D deficiency. Vitamin D Read more [...]

Vitamin D for Acne

Acne is one of the most common problems in the life of adolescents Pimples or Acne Vulgaris (click here for more info) is a very common skin problem of teenagers . The patches which are caused by pimples takes a long time to disappear and this can make the young girls and boys worry a lot. Therefore, Acne is not just Read more [...]

Vitamin D and Testosterone – The Missing Link to Virility?

Vitamin D - the ‘sunshine vitamin’ as we commonly know it as, is derived principally from our body’s exposure to sunlight, while small amounts are added from diet and food supplements. Vitamin D receptors are widely distributed in various body tissues Read more [...]

Vitamin D and Diabetes – Are they related?

Even though Vitamin D was discovered nearly a century ago, it was underrated so far, except for its role in maintaining healthy bones, strong teeth and a robust immune system. There is renewed interest in this vitamin during the past decade because of Read more [...]

Are low Vitamin D levels linked to child/adolescent Obesity?

Can low levels of vitamin D increase your child’s risk of getting fat, staying fat, and developing diabetes? New studies suggest the answer may be yes. A recent study by the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas is the latest Read more [...]

Vitamin D Benefits: More than just strong bones

Vitamin D is known for its crucial role in keeping bones strong and healthy. But ongoing research is proving that it benefits the brain as well as the bones, and may actually help prevent a host of illnesses including diabetes, asthma, heart disease, Read more [...]

Vitamin D: The Anti-Diabetes Vitamin?

Could vitamin D be the anti-diabetes vitamin, improving insulin resistance and sensitivity? According to a recent university study, it may be true.   If you’re concerned about diabetes, you’re certainly not alone. According to the National Read more [...]

6 Vitamin D Benefits that you were not aware of!

Vitamin D is known for its instrumentality in keeping the bones healthy and strong. However, recent research has shown that it is useful to the brain and can even be helpful in treating number of other conditions as well, that include, asthma, cancer, Read more [...]

Vitamin D Supplements

Vitamin D has proven to be beneficial to human health in numerous matters. It can have a positive effect in a host of health conditions that include the likes of heart conditions, multiple sclerosis, diabetes, Alzheimer’s and cancer. Keeping in mind, Read more [...]

Vitamin D – Daily recommendation, (problems in winter – lesser sun time)

Summer time is so great -- the warm weather allows us to shed heavy winter clothing and enjoy running on the beach or a friendly, Saturday afternoon softball game, all under the glorious rays of our sun. Not only is it fun, but our bodies are able to Read more [...]