Navigation Links
Kirkman® Will Share Information on Vitamin D Nov. 2 as Part of World Vitamin D Day
Date:11/1/2013

Portland, OR (PRWEB) November 01, 2013

Kirkman® will be posting educational information about vitamin D all day on Nov. 2, in celebration of World Vitamin D Day. This one-day event gives participants a chance to learn about the worldwide vitamin D deficiency epidemic and receive the tools necessary to take action.

Nearly a third of the world’s population suffers from vitamin D deficiency. Researchers in almost every medical discipline are finding that vitamin D may have a role in preventing, mitigating or treating disease. Conversely, researchers say that vitamin D deficiency may cause a wide range of health problems.

Over the last year thousands of studies have shown that vitamin D has positive effects on health conditions such as certain cancers, cardiovascular disease, hypertension, coronary artery disease, diabetes, Parkinson’s disease, depression, Alzheimer’s disease, autism, fibromyalgia, periodontal disease, chronic pain, muscular dystrophy, and more.

With all that is known about vitamin D’s benefits, it is of the utmost importance to understand what is considered vitamin D deficient and how to reach on optimal vitamin D level. Detection is easy and can be done with a simple at home blood spot testing kit. The test is minimally invasive and takes just the prick of a finger to discover a person’s vitamin D levels.

Vitamin D can be found in nature through direct exposure to sunlight and in food such as fatty fish, like salmon and tuna, dairy products and cereals fortified with the vitamin. However, when it is not readily available, like in the darker winter months, supplementation is a good way to maintain an ideal vitamin D level.

Kirkman®, a manufacturer known for the purity of its nutritional supplements, offers a wide range of vitamin D supplements including a 4000 IU capsule and vegan vitamin D.

Using Kirkman’s Ultra Tested® protocols each product is tested for 950 environmental contaminants. Including 24 heavy metals, bacteria, yeast, mold, common allergens, pesticides including fungicides, insecticides, herbicides, biocides, endocrine disruptors and other potentially harmful chemicals.

No other nutritional supplement company in the world tests its products for purity more thoroughly than Kirkman® does. Kirkman® believes that this degree of testing is necessary to assure customers that their nutritional supplements are pure and safe to take.

Join Kirkman® on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Pinterest Nov. 2 to be part of the vitamin D conversation or visit our website to order supplements today.

About Kirkman®

Kirkman® is the leading manufacturer of nutritional supplements for individuals with special sensitivities and dietary requirements. Founded in 1949, Kirkman® is also the oldest nutritional supplement company serving the special needs community. This experience has allowed Kirkman® to pioneer effective products in many areas of nutritional supplementation for individuals with special health needs. To learn more about Kirkman®, visit the company website at http://www.kirkmangroup.com.

Contact:
Kulani Mahikoa
V.P. Marketing
Kirkman Group, Inc.
Telephone: 503-694-1600

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/11/prweb11296270.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Kirkman® Introduces New Zinc Liquid Without Sweeteners
2. Kirkman® Adds New Comprehensive Antioxidant to Ultra Tested® Product Line: Antioxidant/Cell Protect – Hypoallergenic
3. Image share project gives patients and physicians anytime, anywhere access to medical images
4. Cancer Patients Share Web Info With Docs for Insight, Advice
5. Seattle Physician Shares Health IT Story in the Nation’s Capital
6. Pornography and Masturbation Addiction Can Be Cured – Las Vegas Therapist Shares His Ideas
7. STOP Obesity Alliance new state-level members share obstacles, opportunities in addressing obesity
8. MyTownInsurance.com Reveals How Project CAP and Insurance Agoragate will Take Away Market Share from the Captive Insurance Carriers and give it back to the Independents
9. EP Global Communications, Inc. Achieves Shareholder Approval for Restructuring and Signs Definitive Restructuring Agreement
10. Radio Guest Karen Tyrrell to Share her Story of Bipolar Disorder and Recovery
11. Dr. Edmund Lipskis & Dr. Lynn Lipskis Will be Featured On New National Television Show Entitled: “Leading The Field” World Class Experts Share Their Tips & Advice
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/18/2017)... ... ... Overseer at The House of Yahweh in Abilene, Texas, has released a new publication this ... of the Savior whom the world calls “Mother Mary”. Yisrayl says when compared to what ... historical woman. , “The world bows, kisses the feet of, cries out to and ...
(Date:8/18/2017)... ... August 18, 2017 , ... 800response, the leading ... solutions, announced today the launch of a redesigned corporate website, 800response.com . ... fully responsive design, and an enhanced search directory for businesses and advertising agencies ...
(Date:8/18/2017)... ... ... “Three Narrow Roads”: a vivid and provocative look into the narrow path toward ... Sr., is currently the pastor-teacher-visionary at Simply the WORD Church, a global prayer ministry ... program geared towards youth. , King shares, “When I take time to think about ...
(Date:8/18/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... August 18, 2017 , ... ... and marketers of high-quality anti-aging skincare solutions, recently announced the launch ... new products are an affordable, yet effective alternative to expensive plastic surgery or ...
(Date:8/18/2017)... ... ... “Steve the Snake”: an entertaining and moral-based short story about an unkind snake ... Flash Haskins Jr., a husband, father and grandfather who served as a U.S. Marine, ... short stories for children and teens. My goal is to teach kids to use ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:7/31/2017)... July 31, 2017 7D Surgical, developer of ground ... purchased the 7D Surgical System to support its strategic sales ... D.C. and Virginia.  7D Surgical has entered into ... of the premier medical facilities within those markets. ... ...
(Date:7/27/2017)... Holdings, Inc. (NYSE and SIX: ZBH) today reported financial results ... reported second quarter net sales of $1.954 billion, an ... an increase of 2.1% on a constant currency basis.  ... LDR Holding Corporation acquisition, second quarter 2017 revenues decreased ... on a constant currency basis. ...
(Date:7/26/2017)... a leading medical aesthetic clinic in Singapore ... conditions from the inside. The natural process of aging ... becomes more transparent due to the thinning of the epidermis. Over the ... sun contributes to aging skin, causing age spots and other types ... ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: