Vitamin D, known as the “sunshine vitamin,” is freely available to all through exposure to sun’s rays. Yet recent studies suggest vitamin D deficiency is surprisingly common worldwide. By some estimates, over 40% of the U.S. population may be deficient in vitamin D. Here are 7 reasons why.
As children, we were always told to finish our milk because that’s what would help us build strong bones. And the reason is that it contains both calcium and Vitamin D1 – two essential ingredients linked to healthy bones. However, the unfortunate part is Vitamin D isn’t naturally occurring in many foods.
One of the most [...]