February 01, 2022 10:14 pm
"Our immune system requires essential vitamins and minerals to function properly and guard the body against illnesses and immunodeficiency problems," said Tanvee Tutlani, celebrity nutritionist
October 13, 2021 12:23 pm
Sun rays help in the absorption of vitamin D from the cholesterol underneath the skin, but since Indian skin is a "little darker in shade", the process remains quite slow, said Dr Rajesh Kumar Verma
May 04, 2021 10:05 am
"Vitamin D3 has many mechanisms by which it improves bone health, controls neurological problems, reduces risk of microbial infection, increases cellular natural immunity, and adaptive immunity," a doctor says
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.