Status of Serum Vitamin D and Calcium Levels in Women of Reproductive Age in National Capital Territory of India

CONTEXT In India, Vitamin D deficiency is a major public health problem, associated with lack of sunlight exposure in spite of abundant sunshine usually accompanied by reduced dietary intake. In women of reproductive age, Vitamin D deficiency in pregnancy has been associated with an increased risk of gestational diabetes mellitus, preeclampsia, maternal and… CONTINUE READING