Vitamin D information sources

Vitamin D information sources

NHS Choices (2011) What factor sunscreen? [online] Available at: www.nhs.uk/news/2011/05May/Pages/factor-15-and-risk-of-skin-cancer.aspx  [Accessed 18/10/12]

NHS Choices (2011) Vitamins and minerals – Vitamin D [online] Available at: www.nhs.uk/Conditions/vitamins-minerals/Pages/Vitamin-D.aspx  [Accessed 18/10/12]

NHS Choices (2013) How to get vitamin D from sunlight [online] Available at: www.nhs.uk/Livewell/Summerhealth/Pages/vitamin-D-sunlight.aspx [Accessed 2/5/14]

NHS (2012) Healthy Start – Healthy Start Vitamins [online] Available at: www.dh.gov.uk/prod_consum_dh/groups/dh_digitalassets/@dh/@en/documents/digitalasset/dh_132508.pdf [Accessed 18/10/12]

Practice-based Evidence in Nutrition (2007) Is there a link between vitamin D and a reduced risk of cancer? [online] Available at: www.pennutrition.com/KnowledgePathway.aspx?kpid=8996&pqcatid=144&pqid=6901 [Accessed 18/10/12]

Practice-based Evidence in Nutrition (2008) Is there evidence to support an interaction between calcium and vitamin D that might have an impact on colorectal cancer risk? [online] Available at: www.pennutrition.com/KnowledgePathway.aspx?kpid=4545&pqcatid=144&pqid=2353 [Accessed 18/10/12]

Practice-based Evidence in Nutrition (2010) Is there evidence to indicate that vitamin supplements (e.g. antioxidant vitamins, vitamin D or vitamin B12) may slow disease progression in individuals with multiple sclerosis (MS)? [online] Available at: www.pennutrition.com/KnowledgePathway.aspx?kpid=7261&pqcatid=146&pqid=7180 [Accessed 18/10/12]

Practice-based Evidence in Nutrition (2011) Is vitamin D associated with a reduced risk of CVD in adults and children? [online] Available at: www.pennutrition.com/KnowledgePathway.aspx?kpid=2671&pqcatid=144&pqid=16154 [Accessed 18/10/12]

The UK Health Departments (2012) Letter from the Chief Medical Officers, Vitamin D – Advice on Supplements for at Risk Groups [online] Available at: www.dh.gov.uk/prod_consum_dh/groups/dh_digitalassets/@dh/@en/documents/digitalasset/dh_132508.pdf [Accessed 18/10/12]


Corresponds with the Vitamin D Food Fact Sheet written by  Judy More, Dietitian. Updated by Sylvia Turner, Dietitian.

© BDA February 2013. Review date February 2016. Version 5.