OTTAWA, ON: Proclaiming a day to raise awareness of the benefits of optimal levels of Vitamin D is an initiative which received support from more than 20 municipalities across Canada. Dr. James Lunney, MP for Nanaimo-Alberni, says Bill C-388 will establish a permanent National Vitamin D Day and continue to raise awareness to the importance […]
November is the start of the season when most Canadians become vitamin D deficient due to lack of sunlight. The Vitamin D Society is asking all Canadians to assess their vitamin D levels on Vitamin D Day November 2nd and to take action to prevent vitamin D deficiency.
For the fifth year in a row, this November 2nd is Vitamin D Day. The day is dedicated to spreading awareness on vitamin D, vitamin D deficiency and making sure you and your loved ones are getting enough vitamin D. Vitamin D deficiency is a world problem. Please join us in recognizing this day and […]
This past February, Dr James Lunney, Member of Parliament for Nanaimo-Alberni, introduced a new Bill, C-388, An Act to establish National Vitamin D Day in Canada every November 2nd. Now, Garry Breitkreuz, Yorkton-Melville MP, has announced his full support of the bill and believes the issue is critical.
InspireHealth held a lunchtime webinar on vitamin D this past Vitamin D Day. Dr. Cletus D’Souza, Director of Research at InspireHealth, discussed the benefits and requirements of vitamin D for cancer prevention and overall optimal health.