Kids' Low Vitamin D Worries Doctors

The sunshine vitamin is in the spotlight again -- and this time the focus is on infants and toddlers. Many young children do not get enough vitamin D, one team of researchers said. And while experts agree on the problem, the solution is another matter. In a study at Children's Hospital Boston, researchers found that 12 percent of infants and toddlers were deficient in vitamin D and 40 percent had below-optimal levels. The findings, published in the June 2008 issue of Archives of...Full Story
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