Vitamin D Testing
Vitamin D is a critical component in health and wellness Unfortunately, according to a study published in JAMA Internal Medicine, up to 77% of Americans are vitamin D deficient.
The same study also found:
Nearly all non-Hispanic blacks (97%) and most Mexican-Americans (90%) have vitamin D insufficiency.
If you haven’t had your vitamin D levels tested, Test Smartly Labs is here to help.
What’s So Important About Vitamin D?
Vitamin D is a hormone and a mineral, and you can get it from the sun. Some, but very few, foods contain it. Most people don’t get enough, but why?
Many studies have been performed to answer this question, and one strong finding was:
“The increased inactivity and obesity in the US population has likely contributed to the observed rise in vitamin D insufficiency.”
Many have an insufficient vitamin D level. Thee good news is there are supplements on the market to help boost your vitamin D level.
Before you start a supplement regimen, get your vitamin D levels checked.
Higher levels of vitamin D can help you enjoy:
- Better bone and teeth health
- Better immune system and metabolism
- Stronger memory
- Lower risk of cardiovascular disease
- Lower risk of cancer
- Avoidance of many other major health conditions