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How dangerous is vitamin d deficiency?

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Dr. Bryan Levey
Pediatrics

In brief: Vitamin D deficiency

....Makes you more likely to catch illnesses.
It makes you more likely to develop immune problems. A variety of cancers are more likely with low d. Some studies have even shown increased likelihood of death from all causes in d deficient people. Not to mention, d is necessary for strong bones. Vitamin d deficiency is a significant problem.

In brief: Vitamin D deficiency

....Makes you more likely to catch illnesses.
It makes you more likely to develop immune problems. A variety of cancers are more likely with low d. Some studies have even shown increased likelihood of death from all causes in d deficient people. Not to mention, d is necessary for strong bones. Vitamin d deficiency is a significant problem.
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