Maternal and Foetal Health Implications of Vitamin D Status during Pregnancy.

Abstract

BACKGROUND To what extent does the circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25[OH]D) concentration help to meet the physiological needs of humans is an ongoing subject of debate. Remaining unexposed to the sun to reduce melanoma cancer risk, current lifestyle with less out door activities, and increasing obesity rates, which in turn increases the storage of vitamin… (More)
DOI: 10.1159/000487370

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