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What is dietary requirement for vitamin D in adolescents during winter?
 

What is dietary requirement for vitamin D in adolescents during winter?

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White adolescents need to consume vitamin D between 10 and ∼30 μg/d during winter to maintain serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] concentrations >25 to 50 nmol/L, depending on the serum 25(OH)D threshold chosen, according to a UK study.
 
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According to a UK based research study a measurable Vitamin D level is necessary to take especially in inter. White adolescents need to consume vitamin D between 10 and ∼30 μg/d during winter to maintain serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] concentrations >25 to 50 nmol/L, depending on the serum 25(OH)D threshold chosen. Adolescents are a population group at high risk of low vitamin D status, yet the evidence base for establishing dietary vitamin D requirements remains weak. So what you think ...
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