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Vitamin D reduces complications in pregnancy

If a woman starts pregnancy with a lack of Vitamin D and continues to be deficient throughout pregnancy she is at an increased risk of complications. A lack of Vitamin D has been linked to an increased risk of pre-eclampsia, … Continue reading

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Vitamin D for babies

The Vitamin D Association has identified a serious error in the NHS guidelines on vitamin D supplementation of breastfed infants in the UK QUOTE: The UK guidelines do not recommend vitamin D supplementation of breastfed infants during the first five … Continue reading

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Vitamin D in pregnancy

Advice sent out February 2, 2012 from the UK Chief Medical Officer to all Health Professionals reminds them that pregnant women should takeĀ a supplement of Vitamin D3 each day ( 10 micrograms = 400 IU ) There are strong arguments … Continue reading

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