Could Sunscreen Cause Vitamin D Deficiency? Short Answer: YesExposing skin to sunlight is a convenient way to meet our vitamin D needs, which is crucial for bone health. That might make you wonder: Does wearing sunscreen interfere with vitamin D levels and potentially cause vitamin D deficiency?
Study: Vitamin D Supplements Don't Improve Bone HealthVitamin D supplements do not improve bone mineral density or prevent fractures or falls in adults, finds a large study that advises health professionals to stop recommending the supplements to most patients.
Study: Sun Exposure Could Improve Mobility Among Severely ObeseA new study finds low levels of the "sunshine vitamin" could be keeping some people on the couch.
Researchers Link Levels Of Vitamin D During Pregnancy To Child's StrengthA supplement moms-to-be can take during their pregnancy may help make their babies stronger as they grow.
Are You Getting Enough Vitamin D? A Mayor Clinic study has found a strong link between chronic pain and Vitamin-D deficiency.
The 'Sunny' Side Of Eggs: A Great Source Of Vitamin DAs the days grow shorter and winter approaches, it becomes increasingly difficult for many Americans to meet their vitamin D requirements.
Wayne State To Study Vitamin D In African-Americans With HypertensionA Wayne State University School of Medicine physician researcher has received a $1.9 million National Institutes of Health grant to study the role of vitamin D in halting and reducing subclinical cardiac damage in African-Americans suffering from high blood pressure.
Low Levels of Vitamin D Linked To Fatter Kids, Faster Weight Gain
BBF: Best Bones Forever!