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Articles related to vitamin D

Browse: Vitamin D Deficiency Impedes Child Speech
Further evidence has emerged of the importance of healthy maternal vitamin D levels during pregnancy, with children whose mothers had low concentrations of vitamin D in their blood during their second and third trimester more likely to struggle with speech.
Browse: Vitamin D Deficiency Linked to Tuberculosis
Outbreaks of tuberculosis in Australia, particularly in the southern states, are a delayed response to low exposure to sunlight, the Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory has proposed in the journal Emerging Infectious Diseases.
Browse: Vitamin D Deficiency Link to Childhood Asthma Cool Careers: From Vitamins to Solar
It is not an obvious path from Prof Andrew Holmes’ PhD on the synthesis of vitamin B12 to the next generation of solar cells, but it has now led him back to the University of Melbourne where he completed his undergraduate degree.