Study: Children with IBS found to be deficient in vitamin D
(Natural News) As many as one in six children suffer from irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and its uncomfortable symptoms, including cramps, bloating, diarrhea and constipation. However, it appears that many children with IBS are also deficient in vitamin D. A study published in PLOS ONE revealed that more than 90 percent of children with IBS... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D Deficiency Elevates Colorectal Cancer Risk Vitamin D Deficiency Elevates Colorectal Cancer Risk
Dr David Johnson on why we should consider vitamin D supplementation beyond its benefits for bone health.Medscape Gastroenterology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Commentary Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: This toilet habit could be a sign you have the condition
VITAMIN D deficiency symptoms tend to develop during the autumn and winter months because the main source of the vitamin is the sun and this is in short supply. Serious health complications can occur if the condition is left untreated - one symptom to watch out for is related to your toilet habits. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency - does your hair look like this? Signs to eat more ‘sunshine’ vitamin
VITAMIN D deficiency symptoms include tiredness, aches and pains, and excessive sweating. But you could also be at risk of the deficiency, and should add more vitamin D foods to your diet, if you have this sign on your head. Does your hair look like this? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency symptoms: Four unusual signs you wouldn't associate with condition
VITAMIN D deficiency symptoms are more likely to develop during the autumn and winter months when the primary source - the sun - is in less supply. Left untreated, serious health complications can occur, so it ’s important to recognise all symptoms. Four signs to note are not usually associated with the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency symptoms: Four signs you wouldn't associate with the condition
VITAMIN D deficiency symptoms are more likely to develop during the autumn and winter months when the primary source - the sun - is in less supply. Left untreated, serious health complications can occur, so it ’s important to recognise all symptoms. Four signs to note are not usually associated with the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Watch out for these frequently ignored symptoms of a vitamin D deficiency
(Natural News) Nowadays, people can access almost everything they need from the comfort of their homes. This causes an increase in the cases of vitamin D deficiency since people rarely go out and get exposed to the healthy rays of the sun. People also develop this condition as a result of old age, low calcium intake, and obesity. Vitamin D,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency warning - the foods you should eat more of as daylight hours fall
VITAMIN D deficiency risk could be lowered by adding certain foods to your diet, or by spending more time in direct sunlight. As daylight hours begin to fall this autumn, these are the best food sources of vitamin D to keep you topped up for winter. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: Why eating OILY fish is VITAL this winter
A VITAMIN D deficiency is more likely to happen during the winter months when there is less exposure to the sun. Here ’s what you can do to prevent a vitamin D deficiency and avoid symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 4, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: Do you have this feeling in your tummy? Signs you need more sunlight
VITAMIN D deficiency symptoms include general aches and pains, and hair loss.You could be at risk of the deficiency, and should add more vitamin D-rich foods to your diet, if you have this feeling in your stomach. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency symptoms: Sign on your head could signal lack of 'sunshine vitamin'
VITAMIN D deficiency is a condition more common during the autumn and winter months when the primary source - the sun - is in less supply. If left untreated the condition can lead to serious health complications so it ’s important to recognise symptoms. One sign to look out for is on your head. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Being deficient in vitamin D may worsen rheumatoid arthritis symptoms
(Natural News) A study published in the Journal of Natural Science, Biology and Medicine has shown that being deficient in vitamin D may lead to or worsen rheumatoid arthritis. Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disease wherein the immune system mistakenly attacks the joints, creating inflammation. This inflammation causes the tissue lining the inside of the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency symptoms: Bleeding from a certain part of the body could be indicator
VITAMIN D deficiency is a common condition during winter with there being less daylight hours and people choosing to stay inside to shelter from the cold. Recognising symptoms is important, and one sign to recognise is bleeding from a certain part of the body. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency symptoms: Bleeding from this part of the body can indicate condition
VITAMIN D deficiency is a common condition during winter with there being less daylight hours and people choosing to stay inside to shelter from the cold. Recognising symptoms is important, and one sign to recognise is bleeding from a certain part of the body. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency symptoms: A certain sign in someone's eyes can indicate the condition
VITAMIN D deficiency is common during the autumn and winter months, with less daylight hours and people choosing to stay inside to keep warm from the cold. A certain sign in a person ’s eyes can be a symptom of the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency warning - the best diet plan to avoid deficiency symptoms
VITAMIN D deficiency risk can be lowered by adding certain foods to your diet, or by spending more time in the sunshine. Lower your chances of deficiency symptoms by following this daily diet plan. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D could reduce sports injuries: Deficiency is implicated in higher risk of fractures and compromised muscle function
(Natural News) A deficiency of vitamin D can make one more susceptible to sports-related injuries. According to one recent study, this is certainly the case in football, which has since become known as one of the sports with the highest injury rates. The participants for this particular study were taken from the 2015 National Football... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency warning - the one ‘excessive’ symptom you should never ignore
VITAMIN D deficiency symptoms include tiredness, hair loss, or general aches and pains. You could also be at risk of the deficiency, and may need to add more vitamin D-rich foods to your diet, if you have this “excessive” sign. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: Pain when you press this area of the body can be a tell-tale sign
VITAMIN D deficiency is a common condition during the autumn and winter months, but how do you know if you have it? Pressing a certain part of the body to see if you feel pain can be one of the symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: Nine foods to eat this winter to avoid severe complications
VITAMIN D deficiency is common the UK during the autumn and winter months, so to help avoid symptoms of the condition it ’s recommended you eat vitamin D-rich foods as well as take supplements. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: Are you at risk? Seven people most likely to develop the condition
VITAMIN D deficiency is common in the UK, especially during autumn and winter, when UV levels are too low for us to synthesis vitamin D in the skin. But some people are more at risk of developing the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency warning - do you wake up in the night with this painful symptom?
VITAMIN D deficiency symptoms include tiredness, muscle weakness  and hair loss. You could also be at risk of the condition - and may need to add more of the ‘sunshine’ supplement to your diet, or eat more vitamin D-rich foods, if you often wake up in the night with this pain. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D Supplements Do Not Improve Bone Health, According To Major Study
By Tara John (CNN) — Vitamin 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. The vitamin has long been associated with a decreased risk of a number of conditions, such as osteoporosis and hypertension, in addition to keeping bones strong by helping the body absorb calcium — which is why many use it during the dark winter months. But the study’s authors say there is “little justification” in doing so when it comes to bone health. “Our meta...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - October 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News Bone health CNN Vitamin D Source Type: news

How vitamin D supports brain health and works to reduce depression risk
(Natural News) Recent research has shown that vitamin D supports overall brain health, and that this vital nutrient can even help relieve depression. Estimates suggest that at least one billion people struggle with vitamin D deficiency worldwide, and another 350 million suffer with depression. While it may not be a cure-all, ensuring that you are... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency warning - the symptom on your head you should never ignore
VITAMIN D deficiency symptoms include tiredness, muscle weakness and hair loss. You could be at risk of the condition, and may need to add more of the ‘sunshine’ supplement to your diet, or eat more vitamin D-rich foods, if you have this sign on your head. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: What is it and who is at risk of symptoms this winter?
VITAMIN D deficiency occurs when the body is lacking in the essential vitamin. But why is vitamin D important, where does it come from and who is at risk of developing symptoms? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D supplements help obese children shed weight, study finds
An estimated 70 percent of children in the US are vitamin D deficient. A new Greek study suggest that taking supplements to make up for what their diets lack may help obese kids slim down. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Low Vitamin D Levels Tied to Interstitial Lung Disease
FRIDAY, Sept. 21, 2018 -- Vitamin D deficiency is independently associated with subclinical interstitial lung disease (ILD) and its progression, according to a study recently published in the Journal of Nutrition. Samuel M. Kim, M.D., from the Johns... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: Should you take supplements? Dr Dawn Harper issues this advice
VITAMIN D deficiency is more likely between October to early March because of shorter sunlight hours. So should you be taking supplements this winter to avoid symptoms? Dr Dawn Harper issued her advice. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: Should you take supplements this winter? Dr Dawn Harper gives advice
VITAMIN D deficiency is more likely between October to early March because of shorter sunlight hours. So should you be taking supplements this winter to avoid symptoms? Dr Dawn Harper issued her advice. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency linked to increased breast cancer risk
Research, published inMenopause, suggests that women with vitamin D deficiency have a higher risk of developing breast cancer.MedicalXpress (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - September 19, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

High vitamin D levels linked to lower risk of breast cancer
Research, published inMenopause, suggests that women who are not deficient in Vitamin D have a lower risk of developing breast cancer.MedicalXpress (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - September 19, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Obesity and vitamin D deficiency may indicate greater risk for breast cancer
(The North American Menopause Society (NAMS)) Vitamin D is already well known for its benefits in building healthy bones. A new study supports the idea that it also may reduce cancer risk as well as breast cancer mortality, especially in women with a lower body mass index. Study results are published online today in Menopause, the journal of The North American Menopause Society (NAMS). (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: Are you at risk? How to avoid symptoms as summer comes to an end
VITAMIN D deficiency can become more of a risk at the end of summer as the vitamin primarily comes from sunlight exposure. Nicknamed the ‘sunshine vitamin’, vitamin D is fundamental in the function of the body, so how can you avoid symptoms as summer comes to an end? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Man Who Sold America On Vitamin D -- And Profited The Man Who Sold America On Vitamin D -- And Profited
Testing for vitamin D deficiency is widespread, and sales of vitamin D are in the billions of dollars, yet there is little evidence that people with high levels of vitamin D are any healthier than others.Kaiser Health News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Vitamin D: what you need to know
You may have seen supplements containing vitamin D at your local convenience stores or been tested for deficiency by your doctor. But what is vitamin D, and why do we need it? (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - August 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Roman children had a problem with rickets, new evidence reveals
Children in the UK during the Roman Empire were particularly susceptible to vitamin D deficiency, which causes rickets and was found throughout the Mediterranean region. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New evidence reveals ROMAN CHILDREN had a problem with rickets
Children in the UK during the Roman Empire were particularly susceptible to vitamin D deficiency, which causes rickets and was found throughout the Mediterranean region. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kids in Ancient Rome had Vitamin D deficiency
A new analysis of skeletons from ancient Roman cemeteries across Europe has revealed that vitamin D deficiency was a problem for children 2,000 years ago (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - August 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Skeletons reveal Ancient Romans had rickets
A new analysis of skeletons from ancient Roman cemeteries across Europe has revealed that vitamin D deficiency was a problem for children 2,000 years ago (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - August 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Evidence in the bones reveals rickets in Roman times
Research finds vitamin D deficiency was a widespread phenomenon 2,000 years agoRickets is mostly seen as a 19th-century disease, but research has revealed that the Romans also had a big problem with getting enough vitamin D.Researchers from Historic England and McMaster University in Canada examined 2,787 skeletons from 18 cemeteries across the Roman empire and discovered that rickets was a widespread phenomenon 2,000 years ago.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 19, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Mark Brown Arts correspondent Tags: Archaeology Science Health Society UK news Source Type: news

Vitamin D No Benefit in Pregnancy for Fetal or Infant Growth Vitamin D No Benefit in Pregnancy for Fetal or Infant Growth
Supplementation in a population of pregnant women with high rates of vitamin D deficiency showed no effect on fetal or infant growth measures compared with placebo.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - August 13, 2018 Category: Pathology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Vitamin D supplementation does not increase baby growth in deficient pregnant mothers
According to research, published in theNew England Journal of Medicine, pregnant women with vitamin D deficiency who take supplements do not improve their babies' growth.Medical Xpress (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - August 10, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Prenatal Vitamin D Pills Won't Boost Babies' Growth: Study
THURSDAY, Aug. 9, 2018 -- For pregnant women who are vitamin D-deficient, vitamin supplements won't improve the growth of their fetus or infant, Canadian researchers report. The study was done in Bangladesh, where vitamin D deficiency is common... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 9, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency warning - why you should never ignore this painful symptom
VITAMIN D deficiency symptoms include tiredness, muscle weakness and hair loss. You could be at risk of the condition, and may need more of the ‘sunshine’ supplement or vitamin D-rich foods in your diet, if you have this painful sign, it’s been claimed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin d deficiency: Eat mushrooms to boost your vitamin d levels
VITAMIN d deficiency could be combatted by making changes to your diet. The vitamin is essential for building and maintaining strong bones, as it helps the body absorb calcium. Add this to your diet to boost vitamin d levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin d deficiency: Eat this food to boost your vitamin d levels
VITAMIN d deficiency could be combatted by making changes to your diet. The vitamin is essential for building and maintaining strong bones, as it helps the body absorb calcium. Add this to your diet to boost vitamin d levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: You could avoid bone density loss and tiredness with this vitamin
VITAMIN deficiency symptoms could be avoided by making diet or lifestyle changes. Sometimes people don ’t get enough vitamin D, which can cause tiredness, back pain and hair loss among other signs. Levels of the essential vitamin could be boosted by eating more of a popular breakfast food. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: Eat more of this food to avoid the deficiency
VITAMIN deficiency symptoms could be avoided by making diet or lifestyle changes. Sometimes people don ’t get enough vitamin D, which can cause tiredness, back pain and hair loss among other signs. Levels of the essential vitamin could be boosted by eating more of a popular breakfast food. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: Avoid hair loss and muscle pain with this yellow food
VITAMIN deficiency symptoms could be avoided by making diet or lifestyle changes. Sometimes people don ’t get enough vitamin D, which can cause tiredness, back pain and hair loss among other signs. Levels of the essential vitamin could be boosted by eating more of a popular breakfast food. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news