Vitamin D3 Questions
Does hair somehow hold cholesterol for the sun to transform into vitamin D, then transport it back to the skin for absorption? I've been researching how furred animals get their vitamin D - anyone have a good article on this matter? I'd really... (more)
I ordered two bottles of vitamin D3 containing 240 capsules of 2000 IU vitamin D3 (Nature's way). However, it says 'safflower oil' on the ingredients list. Would such small amounts of safflower be problematic? What would you do, finish them... (more)
I am looking into a source of calcium that gives me the most amount of calcium per portion. I don't really like bone broths, but I am okay with oxtail soup. Can I have the soup instead? Is is a good replacement Also, I need to supplement with... (more)
Canned salmon, eat the bones.
I'm 49. I've never needed corrective lenses. I've been paleo for 3.5 years. Before paleo I was experiencing eyestrain and blurred vision and was ready to go to an ophthalmologist when I changed my diet and started taking D3. My eyesight got a lot... (more)
Hello! I have recently been consuming somewhat large amounts of Vitamin A (1-3 tbsp cod-liver oil with D destroyed, presumably through processing, but 425-1500IU Vitamin A/tsp./1-3 days, .5 lb of grass-fed beef liver(once, not daily :-)),... (more)
Doc says I need 1000IU/day of vitamin D, and I agree that this amount is working very well to keep me out of the dumps. I'm taking a synthetic D3 supplement right now, and I'd like to switch to a natural source like fish oil or cod liver oil.... (more)
i have been extremely low in vitamin D3 for years, the first time i was tested it was 6 and the last time 24. i take dilantin for epilepsy (200 mgs per day) and that prevents absorption. i have taken huge doses of D3 up to 50,000 units a day and... (more)
There have been quite a few questions/posts around the web on the best time of the day to supplement with Vitamin D3 with regards to improving sleep (or at least not disturbing sleep). Most views seems to be based on experience and/or conjecture. ... (more)
Why do I get extreme muscle pain & muscle cramps when take vitamin D3 even small doses. I've only seen 2 sites online one an RN who says it's the calcium going into the bones (which can last months -yr) other is a scientific view where immune... (more)
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