Study examines link between Vitamin D, respiratory infections, asthma in infants

According to a study published in the January issue of Pediatrics, the vitamin D levels of newborns appear to predict their risk of respiratory infections during infancy and the occurrence of wheezing during early childhood. However, it is not predictive of the risk of developing asthma. For the journal abstract click here. For a news article on the study, visit here.


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