Vitamin D Important During Pregnancy

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Vitamin D Important During Pregnancy
Fri, 03-29-2013 - 8:34am

Low levels of vitamin D during pregnancy are associated with an increased risk of complications in mothers-to-be and low birth weight in their newborns, a new study finds.

The research shows an association but doesn't prove that insufficient vitamin D causes complications. Still, taking vitamin D supplements may help reduce these risks, the researchers noted.

The Surprising Vitamin That's Been Linked to Pregnancy Problems. Are You at Risk? -

Interesting!  Do you feel like you are getting enough vitamin D in your diet?

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