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- Official figures show that 4,638 children admitted to NHS hospitals in 2013/14 were found to be suffering a Vitamin D deficiency, compared with 1,398 cases in 2009/10.
Note: UK considers low vitamin D to be < 10 ng/mL
- Half of children with chronic illness had low levels of vitamin D – April 2013
note - the study on this page is for children who were sick enough to go to the hospital
- Incidence of 22 health problems related to vitamin D have doubled in a decade
- Post-mortem analysis of children in London Hospital – only 1 child had adequate level of vitamin D – July 2014
- Vitamin D reduced so low that Victorian age diseases are returning
- Overview Deficiency of vitamin D which show a big drop in vitamin D levels
- Military and Vitamin D
average level dropped by half in 18 years. Most likely % with deficiency more than doubled.
- UK program to increase Vitamin D (Healthy Start) continues to be a farce - Nov 2014
Only half as many people had >30 ng of vitamin D 16 years later
The huge decline in vitamin D levels make a farse out of vitamin D studies which span 10 to 20 years
The studies almost always assume that the vtiamin D levels are a constant in the population.
When, in reality, the vitamin D levels are constantly falling.