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Alternative Treatments For Vitamin D Deficiency
Vit. D deficiency: Hi. No surprise here, but you treat vitamin D deficiency with vitamin D. The exception is kidney failure where you have to treat with the active hormone form of vitamin D (calcitriol) because the failed kidneys can't make it. Vitamin D deficiency is usually asymptomatic, but in the extreme can cause bone pain and fractures. ...Read more
I have been diagnosed as having a vitamin D deficiency. I am having problems with the treatment being prescribed and really need help ...
Questions? : Go ahead and state your questions. We can try to help if we know what the problem is. ...Read more
Does vitamin D3 dosing schedule influence treatment efficacy in nursing home residents with vitamin d deficiency?
Not usually: No worry, and one adjusts dose anyway depending on results of therapy. ...Read more
Neither is caused: By laser hair removal treatments, most of which utilize infrared laser wavelengths. This is non-ionizing energy and will not cause skin cancer. Drink milk daily and you will have plenty of vitamin d, especially if you are in the sunlight for 10 or 15 minutes a day also. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Could vitamin D deficiency cause intermittent pain in an old fracture in the distal fibula? Resuming vitamin D therapy seems to help after a week or 2
Probably: Vitamin D deficiency frequently causes chronic back pain and general muscle and joint pains, so it would not be surprising to me if it also caused pain in an old fracture. Taking Vitamin D is well worth trying. Most adults need 5-8000 iu of D3 day to maintain optimal levels of 50-80 and has many other health benefits. See http://bit.ly/1dEGuTy & http://bit.ly/166DLiq ...Read more
20 y/o Female having frequent fainting spells, excessive tiredness, and history of Vitamin D deficiency and six past concussions.
Sun and wild salmon: The best natural way to address a vitamin d deficiency is to get 15-30 minutes of sun exposure, ideally to your mid-section (belly). The best food is sea kelp, witth he the next best food being wild salmon. Many foods are fortified with vitamin d. Your last resort is taking a vitamin d3 supplement. ...Read more
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