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November 21, 2020 - Inverse

7 things to know before taking Vitamin D supplements

7 things to know before taking Vitamin D supplements
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Known as the “sunshine pill” for its supposed ability to mimic the effects of sunshine on health, vitamin D supplements are a billion-dollar industry.

People take vitamin D supplements for a variety of reasons, mental and physical. Some take it if they feel sad, perhaps as the result of the winter blues, for example. Others take it because vitamin D supposedly plays a role in bone health.

But before reaching for the pillbox, you need to know these seven facts about vitamin D supplements and how they work.

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