Vitamin D is a fat-soluble vitamin that the body requires for everyday function. Vitamin D is created by the skins exposure to sunlight and can be found in certain foods like eggs, cereal and fatty fish. This vitamin is critical in the formation of strong bones, teeth and in maintaining a healthy immune system. With an increase in sedentary lifestyles and reduced sun exposure, vitamin D supplements are more important than ever in maintaining your overall health.
Benefits of Vitamin D
Vitamin D helps to regulate calcium intake, the vitamin needed in the production of healthy bones and teeth. Vitamin D also plays a fundamental role in normal muscle function and helps to maintain a healthy immune system.
Sources of Vitamin D
Vitamin D is absorbed via sunlight on the skin and can be found naturally in animal products and some fortified foods including:
Vitamin D deficiency
Vitamin D deficiency is a worldwide issue with around 1 billion people experiencing inadequate levels. According to the Australia Health Survey Vitamin D deficiency affects up to 14% in summer and up to 36% of Australians during the winter months. Signs of this nutritional deficiency might show up as frequent coughs and colds, tiredness and fatigue, low mood, achy muscles, poor bone and tooth health.
*Please consult a doctor or medical professional if you are experiencing any of these symptoms.
Groups at higher risk of deficiency
Everyone should consider taking a vitamin D supplement during winter, here is a list of some more at-risk groups that might need to take it all year round.
Scientifically proven absorption
Our award winning and convenient Vitamin D oral sprays are specifically formulated to deliver the optimal nutritional amount needed in each spray. When sprayed directly onto the inner check of your mouth (buccal membrane) it is absorbed into the rich vein system below and into the blood stream, reducing the impact on your digestive system. We offer a variety of dosage strengths suitable for the whole family.
How does Vitamin D oral spray work?
Each spray provides the optimal nutritional delivery system to help increase your vitamin D levels.
Always read the label. Use only as directed. Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet. If symptoms persist consult your healthcare professional. Contains Potassium Sorbate