Lack of vitamin D, a nutrient that is generated primarily through exposure to sunlight, contributes to the risk of heart attack and strokes.* Experts estimate that up to half of adults and 30 percent of children and teenagers in the United States are vitamin D-deficient. There is a wide array of studies linking increased cardiovascular risk with vitamin D deficiency.*
Vitamin D is well known as the "sunshine vitamin" because human skin makes the nutrient upon exposure to sunlight. However, most people are not exposed to enough sunlight to keep Vitamin D levels optimum. Emulsified vitamin D such as in Vitamin D Mulsion Forte are the most absorbable vitamin D 3 supplements.*
Each bottle contains 750 drops, and each drop supplies 2000 IU of vitamin D. Some health professionals suggest taking 4000 or more IU per day to correct deficiencies*. Vitamin D has been used to prevent and treat serious diseases.* It is essential to help maintain bone density.* Insufficient vitamin D has been shown to play a role in the development of MS, rheumatoid arthritis and other ill health situations.*
Ingredients: Vitamin D 3 (as cholecalciferol, lanolin based) 2,000 IU
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administartion. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.