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Vitamin D Helps Treat Neonatal Hypoxic Ischemia

Source: MedIndia

Neonatal hypoxic ischemic functional outcomes can be improved by adding Vitamin D to hypothermia and N-acetylcysteine (NAC), which helps in preserving the brain volume, reveals a new study.
Vitamin D Helps Treat Neonatal Hypoxic Ischemia
Vitamin D Helps Treat Neonatal Hypoxic Ischemia


Great Sources Of Vitamin D To Keep Your Bones in Great Shape


Do you wake up early and stand in the sun to make yourself feel relaxed? If you do, then you are doing an excellent job for your health. The Sunshine is one of the best sources of Vitamin D that you must get daily to increase your intake of this Vitamin. (more…)

Vitamin D – The Sunshine Vitamin


Do you know your skin produces Vitamin D, in response to sunlight?.  A fat soluble Vitamin that adds stars to your daily routine and lifestyle. Vitamin C undoubtedly holds boosts your immune; however Vitamin D keeps your skeleton muscles, bones, teeth stronger and a lot more than that. Untold story of Vitamin D: Attention!!!- “Vitamin D is a hormone, not a vitamin”- Yes you read that right, Vitamin D is a steroid hormone, essential for almost every organ and cells of your body to act and regulate their growth. (more…)

What a doctor really thinks about taking vitamin D every day

There has been much discussion recently about Vitamin D and its role in preventing various chronic diseases, such as heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, and different types of cancers. Studies show that millions of children and teens suffer from vitamin D deficiency and insufficiency, and official estimates suggest one in five adults and one in six children in England may have low levels without being aware of it. In recent years I have been increasingly checking the levels of Vitamin D in my patients and have been surprised at how many have a deficiency without realising it. (more…)

Dr. Deepak Bhosle

Vitamin D and Diabetes

Dr. Deepak Bhosle – Diabetologist
MBBS, MD (Pharmacology), Diploma in Diabetology
Consultant Diabetologist
Deogiri Diabetes Centre, Aurangabad

Vitamin D and Diabetes

Vitamin D is a fat-soluble vitamin that is required in your body since it plays a number of important roles in the body, including maintaining the health of your bones, teeth and joints, kidney and liver functions, cardiovascular function and assisting immune system function. Latest research has shown that the amount of people that are vitamin D deficient have increased and more than half of the world population in the adult age group suffers from vitamin D deficiency. (more…)

Dr.Vijay Bang - Lilavati Hospital


Dr. Vijay Bang – Cardiologist
Intervention Cardiologist/ Heart Care Services
Lilavati Hospital And Research Centre, Bandra, Mumbai

Heart Health:

Vitamin D is a nutrient and hormone that is required by the body for various functions. It can be obtained from either dietary sources or from exposure of the skin to ultraviolet B (UVB) radiation. Vitamin D can also be obtained through fortified foods or as a supplement. As such, deficiency of Vitamin D can be due to minimal sunlight exposure, inadequate dietary or supplement intake, and severe liver or kidney disease. (more…)

The Sun is Our Friend


The Sun is Our Friend We’ve heard our entire lives to “put your sunscreen on” & “stay out of the sun”. This has cut us off from the much-needed vitamin D we need for our bodies to be healthy. “A major study was conducted by researchers at the Karolinska Institute found that women who avoid sunbathing during the summer are twice as likely to die as those who sunbathe every day. The study followed 30,000 women for over 20 years & found that mortality was double in women who avoided sun exposure compared to the highest exposure group.” (more…)