vitamin D3


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vitamin D3

[′vīd·ə·mən ¦dē¦thrē]
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The Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute study showed that giving heart patients vitamin D3 supplements before and after surgery reduced those deficiencies.
Dr Tadeusz Malinski, lead author of the study said, "Generally, vitamin D3 is associated with the bones.
In a double-blind study, 297 postmenopausal women (aged 50-80 years) received 800 IU per day or 6,500 IU per day of vitamin D3 for one year.
Sun exposure may be an effective way for some people to boost their vitamin D levels, since your body produces vitamin D3 when exposed to ultraviolet light.
In this study, we aimed to compare the Vitamin D3 levels among two age matched groups of ladies.
The study included 11 women who received a placebo and 11 who received 5 mg of melatonin, 450 mg of strontium, 2,000 IU of vitamin D3 and 60 mcg of K2 nightly for one year.
Vitamin D3 seems to have a synergistic relationship with vitamin K as well, giving you yet another reason to ensure your D3 levels are where they should be.
Jakobsen J, Clausen I, Leth T, Ovesen L (2004) A new method for the determination of vitamin D3 and 25-OH vitamin D3 in meat.
The approval, which amends existing food additive regulations, will allow manufacturers to voluntarily add up to 84 IU/100g of vitamin D3 to milk, 84 IU/100g of vitamin D2 to plant-based beverages intended as milk alternatives, and 89 IU/100g of vitamin D2 to plant-based yogurt alternatives.
Vitamin D2 is also known as Ergocalciferol which is present in plants, and a few fish, while vitamin D3 also known as Cholecalciferol, is synthesized in the skin when exposed to the sunlight.
GUMMIES FOR CHILDREN: Nordic Naturals has launched two additions to its line of children's products: Probiotic Gummies Kids and Vitamin D3 Gummies Kids.
ISLAMABAD -- A recent research project, known as VINDICATE, has declared a daily dose of vitamin D3 improves heart function in the people with chronic heart failure.

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