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Vitamin D ...!

Did you know that The Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition (SACN) has updated their recommendations on vitamin D supplementation for the whole population, including newborn babies..?

It’s now recommended that everyone over one year of age should take a 10µg/d vitamin D supplement daily and, as a precaution, breastfed babies from birth up to one year should also be given a supplement of 8.5 to 10µg/d vitamin D per day. Babies who are formula fed do not require vitamin D if they have 500ml/day of infant formula or more, as infant formula includes added vitamin D.

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