Vitamin D deficiency: knowledge and practices among the adult population in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

UNLABELLED Research demonstrate that vitamin D deficiency is significantly associated with bone diseases (e.g., osteoporosis), muscle cramps, back pain, heart diseases, diabetes mellitus, etc. The lack of knowledge and poor practice of study subjects regarding vitamin D deficiency became evident in this study. PURPOSE Vitamin D is vital for the growth and… CONTINUE READING