New Vitamin D Recommendations

The American Academy of Pediatrics has revised its guideline and now recommends that all infants and children, including adolescents, have a minimum daily intake of 400IU of Vitamin D beginning soon after birth.
We have always known that Vitamin D is important in maintaining good bone health, but research now supports a potential role in maintaining immunity, preventing fatigue and possibly preventing diseases such as diabetes and cancer.  Read more about this topic by going to “Medical Links” and visiting the American Academy of Pediatrics website and entering “Vitamin D” in the search bar.