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Pharmacists encourage increased intake of Vitamin D supplements

CarePlus Pharmacy is urging people in Ireland to consider adding a Vitamin D supplement to their diet.

Coughs and chest infections

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As it is January there are a lot of visitors to Evergreen Eyre Square who are suffering with coughs and chest infections. Unfortunately, a cough or chest infection is part of the winter for many, and some vulnerable people may find it hard to recover.

Could you have a vitamin D deficiency?

If you shun the sun, live in an area with low sunlight levels, avoid dairy products, or adhere to a strict vegan diet, you may be at risk for vitamin D deficiency. Known as the sunshine vitamin, vitamin D is produced by the body in response to skin being exposed to sunlight. It is also occurs naturally in a few foods, including some fish, fish liver oils, and egg yolks.

 

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