bones


Vitamin D is crucial to the growth of healthy bones. It is especially important that babies get enough of it during the first twelve months of their lives when their bones are growing rapidly. This is why health care providers frequently recommend that parents give their babies a daily vitamin D supplement. But how much vitamin D should babies be given?

Classified as: Canadian Institutes of Health Research, health, vitamin D, bones, Nutricia Research Foundation, skeletons, babies, Journal of the American Medical Association
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Published on: 30 Apr 2013