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VitaminDWiki News for May 2013

Top new VitaminDWiki pages in May 2013

http://is.gd/VitaminDMay2013 is the home of this newsletter, were it can be read in 66+ languages

Group is giving only 200 IU of Vitamin D to 70 million women and children to prevent Rickets
Middle ear infection (Otitis Media) and Vitamin D – many studies
6X less Breast Cancer if have even minimal vitamin D – July 2013
Dark Skinned adults need more than 45 minutes of UK summer sun daily – June 2013
Vitamin D benefits Matrix - Examine May 2013
Investigation on Roundup - glyphosate at VitaminDWiki
No longer debating vitamin D supplementation, now debating need for testing first – April 2013
Obese have 50 percent less of two enzymes in fatty tissue to process vitamin D – May 2013
Vitamin D Might Be Able to Slash Your Breast Cancer Risk by 90 Percent - Baggerly, Mercola: May 2013
Magnesium may be more important to kids’ bone health than calcium – May 2013
MRI fields might reduce vitamin D – May 2013
Many hints that vitamin D megadoses cure some diseases
20 reasons for not taking Vitamin D debunked
Vitamin D - Facts and Myths
Third study found that Infants needed 1600 IU of vitamin D – JAMA RCT May 2013
Dr. Cannell on Autism – Spring 2013
Near the end of pregnancy 50,000 IU vitamin D weekly was great – RCT April 2013
Allergic to the sun (Polymorphic light eruption) – you may need UVB or vitamin D
Let's bring back Vitamin D
Fewest Google searches for Mental Health when there is lots of vitamin D from the sun – May 2013
Nice Overview of Vitamin D in 64 slides - Glossmann 2013
Needed more than 1600 IU of vitamin D during pregnancy – RCT May 2013
Vitamin D reduced so low that Victorian age diseases are returning
Reductions in Vitamin D is.gd/VitDReductions

Some additional new Images

Vitamin D levels needed  at is.gd/neonate_vitD Childhood Cancer Increase Magnesium decline Finland Grassroots IU per pound  tinyurl.com/HowMuchVitaminD

Update of Vitamin D Recommendations around the world - IU and ng, the ng summary

2009 and later minimum recommended levels

Links at VitaminDWiki added in May

  • Vitamin D news - the last few days, from scores of sources
  • Vitamin D Deficiency101 which had the following topics May 2013
    Levels,Benefits, Dosage, Side Effects, and Calcium, Absorption, Metabolism, What is a Deficiency?, Deficiency Causes, Deficiency in Children, Deficiency in Women,
    Deficiency in Men, Deficiency in Pregnancy, Deficiency Symptoms, Deficiency and Osteoporosis, Deficiency and Osteomalacia, Deficiency and Weight Gain,
    Deficiency and Rickets, Deficiency and Multiple Sclerosis, Deficiency and Hair Loss, Deficiency and Depression, Deficiency and Fatigue,
    Deficiency and Cancer, Deficiency and Diabetes, Deficiency and Psoriasis, Deficiency Treatment, Sun Exposure, Rich Foods,
    Recipes - Rich Meals, Supplements, Recommended Supplements
  • GrassRoots on YouTube Many added in early 2013

Proof that Vitamin D Works
Double-blind random-controlled-trials have proven that VITAMIN D reduces 28 health problems :
Hypertension, Cardiovascular, Back Pain, Diabetes, Influenza, Falls, Hip Fractures, Breast Cancer,
Raynaud's pain, Menstrual Pain, C-section and pregnancy risks, Low Birth Weight, Chronic Kidney Disease,
Cystic Fibrosis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, TB, Rickets, Respiratory Tract Infection, Lupus, Sickle Cell pain,
leg ulcers, traumatic brain injury. Parkinson's Disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Congestive Heart Failure, Middle Ear Infection

Some of the interesting studies behind paywalls this month
Vitamin D statement by Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine – behind paywall July 2013
March of Dimes pays for study of Vitamin D - May 2013
Vitamin D protects against many types of health problems – review May 2013

What's happening (or not happening)
Attending 16th Vitamin D Workshop and Vitamin D portion of ENDO June 2013 in San Francisco
Creating a 5 minute animation to show people why and how they should get more vitamin D
Let's bring back Vitamin D Hoped to collaborate on restoring vitamin D levels around the world, especially to those at risk
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