Vitamin D

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Vitamin D

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 Despite being in sunny Southern California, Vitamin D deficiency is the most common deficiency Dr. Carr observes in his medical practice. Besides the better known actions of vitamin D in building bone, this incredible hormone (yes, it truly is a hormone) is a powerful immune stimulant, as well as mood enhancer. In addition, laboratory and epidemiologic evidence suggests that Vitamin D may be protective against many types of cancer, including colon, prostate, and breast. In addition, Vitamin D has a positive effect on metabolism, cardiac health, and prevention of type 2 diabetes. 

 

Recommend for: Everyone!

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About half of the elderly in North America and two-thirds of the rest of the world are not getting enough vitamin D to maintain healthy bone density, lower their risks for fractures and improve tooth attachment. Such vitamin D insufficiency also decreases muscle strength and increases the risk for falls and is even associated with increased risk for colorectal and other major cancer” 

Consensus statement of scientists and nutrition experts at the 13th Vitamin D Workshop held in 2006