Why Test for Vitamin D?
It has been estimated that 37,000 deaths could be prevented every year if the Canadian average vitamin D level was 105 nmol/L.1
7 out of 10 Canadians do not meet the suggested minimum vitamin D level for optimal health.2
- Mol Nutr Food Res. 2010;54:172-74
2. Statistics Canada, Health Reports. Vol. 21, no. 1, March 2010.
Low Vitamin D Levels have been linked to:
- Autoimmune disease (Lupus)
- Diabetes – Type I and Type II
- Heart disease
- High blood pressure
- Multiple sclerosis
- Muscle pain and fatigue
- Poor immune response
- Thyroid Dysfunction
View a sample report here: