Guide To Prevent The Deficiency Of Vitamin D

by Shane

Vitamin D is very essential for the growth of a body. In our body, vitamin D is either produced in the skin or consumed in food. Vitamin D is abundant in a fish.

Deficiency of vitamin D may result into serious problems.

The reasons for vitamin D Deficiency are:

> not taking enough food which is rich in vitamin D

> not enough exposure to sunlight

> some disorders related to liver or kidney that obstruct Vitamin D Absorption


> hereditary problems.

The effects of vitamin D deficiency cause few bone-related diseases such as Rickets, Osteomalacia, Osteoporosis and others.

The best way to prevent these diseases is the proper intake of vitamin D which is abundant in food like fish, margarines, cereals, liver and egg yolk.

Exposing little children to the warm sunrays can help in preventing the vitamin D deficiency.

In some cases, doctors prescribe injections such as Ergocalciferol or Calciferol which supplies vitamin D into our body.

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