Learn about the Benefits & Sources of Vitamin D

ABOUT VITAMIN D

Due to our modern lifestyle, we do not get adequate amounts of Vitamin D, as required by our bodies. Vitamin D is naturally present in only a few food sources, and is also available as dietary supplements as well as in fortified foods

Vitamin D is an important factor for our overall wellbeing, and to maintain the health of our lungs, heart, brain, muscles and bones. It acts as a firewall and helps prevent infections.
The best part is that this sunshine vitamin can be produced naturally by the skin in the presence of sunlight. It is also found in food sources such as tuna, cod liver oil etc.
After absorption into the body, Vitamin D gets converted to its active form in the liver and kidneys. This active form helps to manage the calcium levels in the bones, guts and blood.

 

VITAMIN D BENEFITS

Surprising Health Benefits of Vitamin D

Stronger Bones– Increase the bone mineral density.

Improved Muscle functionality– Short charge yourself with Vitamin D for stronger muscles.

Keep Cardio-vascular diseases at bay– Increase the absorption of Calcium and get protective effect on your heart.

Elimination Risk 2 Type Diabetes– Type 2 Diabetes can sometimes lead to long term complications and Vitamin D plays a significant role in eliminating them.

Reduced Cancer Risk– Vitamin D consumption in adulthood significantly reduces cancer and other potential diseases.

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Further benefits are recorded for:

• Autoimmune disorders
• Bone disorders (inc. Rickets)
• Depression
• Diabetes
• Heart diseases
• Hypertension
• Influenza
• Obesity
• Osteoporosis
• Rheumatoid arthritis

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How many hours do you spend in the sun daily?
  • Less than 1 hour (75%, 96 Votes)
  • More than 2 hours (14%, 18 Votes)
  • More than 4 hours (11%, 14 Votes)

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