Monday, August 26, 2013

Vitamin D Deficiency as a Social Justice Issue

My guest today was Dr. Ann Creighton-Zollar and her passion is spreading the word about Vitamin D - a hormone produced in our bones and bloodstream by photosynthesis through the skin's exposure to sunlight - its deficiency in the general population of the U.S. and the prevalence of that deficiency in African Americans in particular.

To learn more about Dr. Creighton-Zollar and her work, visit
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In addition Dr. Creighton-Zollar recommends the following resources:
The Vitamin D Council website
Vitamin D, Common Sense and the Goldilocks Principle

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