Prenatal Vitamin D Does Not Prevent Childhood Asthma

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A study published recently in the New England Journal of Medicine found that vitamin D supplementation during the prenatal period alone did not influence the six-year incidence of asthma among at-risk children. The placebo-controlled trial, funded by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, provided 4,400 International Units (IU) of vitamin D3 every day to […]
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