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Vitamin D – Incredible Discoveries of 2017

Vitamin D – Incredible Discoveries of 2017

December 16, 2017 | Heart, Immune, Vitamins
  Vitamin D acts in the body as more of a hormone than a vitamin, and is now seen as having its own entire system – as well as its well-known role in bone health, vitamin D has a huge impact on DNA synthesis, hormone balance, glucose metabolism, immune reactions,...
Why Are Australians deficient in Vitamin D?

Why Are Australians deficient in Vitamin D?

August 15, 2016 | Age related illnesses, General, Immune, Vitamins
Low vitamin D status is common worldwide, including sun abundant countries where protective clothing, use of sun screen, or sun avoidance behavior is a part of everyday life. For the Australian population, the need for strong sun protection habits...
Vitamin D - The many health benefits of this steroid

Vitamin D - The many health benefits of this steroid

October 5, 2014 | Depression, Diabetes, Age related illnesses, General
Vitamin D is a term referring to a type of steroid (derived from cholesterol) molecule found in the body and in food associated with a variety of biological mechanisms involved in maintaining life and health. There is more than one subtype of Vitamin...