vitamin D status in Pakistani families in Denmark

This paper Andersen et al ( 2008 ) Pakistani immigrant children and adults in Denmark have severely low vitamin D status Eur J Clin Nutr 62: 625-634
is an important paper in that here is further underlining of th need to monitor the health of immigrants . Especially in this case where the climate is so different to the country of origin. Further more the immigrants may congregate in Cities , live indoors and avoid sun life. The mal effects of sun light deprivation and reduced vitamin D levels are profound.

Martin Eastwood
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