The Role of Vitamin D in the body and the problems associated with its deficiency

The Role of Vitamin D in the body and the problems associated with its deficiency

More than 65% of people are found deficient in Vitamin D. The earlier knowledge about vitamin D was that it plays a role in the calcium and phosphorous metabolism and helps to deposit the calcium in the bones hence making them stronger. It also blocks the release of a hormone called parathormone which causes reabsorption …