February 23, 2021 8:50 am
Taking a doctor-recommended supplement can also treat any deficiency effectively and help maintain a healthy level of Vitamin D
October 20, 2020 4:51 pm
Experts blame a sedentary lifestyle for increased risk of osteoporosis. Here’s all you need to know
September 26, 2020 3:51 pm
Staying indoors for long periods being seen as a possible reason for lack of the micronutrient in top track and field stars
September 05, 2020 1:28 pm
'Vitamin D is an essential vitamin that has myriad positive effects on several systems in the body. Unlike other vitamins, it functions like a hormone and every cell in your body has a receptor for it,' says Dr Manish Sontakke
June 11, 2020 10:45 pm
Before you think of taking a vitamin D substitute, know that the sun is the best source.
April 24, 2020 4:31 pm
Note that sunlight, which comes through your window, can not help in producing vitamin D since ultraviolet B rays are filtered by glass.
February 12, 2020 11:35 am
The study is part of a larger research project that aims to discover the connections between the mother's health during pregnancy and ADHD in offspring, the researchers said.
November 08, 2019 4:51 pm
Various theories have been proposed for explaining its action on weight loss. It is a fat-soluble vitamin and it also affects the storage and production of fat cells. By affecting levels of testosterone hormone, it helps in weight loss.
September 26, 2019 2:15 pm
Carbohydrates, fat and protein are macronutrients and need to be consumed in larger quantities for energy production,while vitamins and minerals, are micronutrients which are required in smaller quantities, but if not consumed adequately can have an adverse effect on health.
July 02, 2019 1:57 pm
The researchers discovered that children who had persistently low levels of Vitamin D through early childhood had double the risk of elevated systolic blood pressure between ages three and 18