Hypovitaminosis D is a deficiency caused due to insufficient amount of vitamin D required by a living organism. It can result from inadequate nutritional intake of vitamin D along with inadequate expose to sunlight (sunlight with adequate ultraviolet B rays), deficiency that limit vitamin D absorption, and conditions that impair the conversion of vitamin D into active metabolites including certain liver, kidney, and hereditary disorders. Deficiency results in impaired bone mineralization and leads to bone softening diseases including rickets in children and osteomalacia and osteoporosis in adults.
Vitamins & Minerals is the best peer-reviewed journals in related to nutrition scope journals from OMICS International publishing group. Articles published in this peer-reviewed journal have a rapid peer review process and are reviewed by at least two reviewers form the related expertise fields. Two comments like major and minor is followed for quality of the articles and final decision rests on the editor for the respective articles from editorial board of the journal.
Vitamins & Minerals peer review journals covers the broader scopes stressing on the topics of hypervitaminosis, hypovitaminosis D, multivitamins, fat soluble vitamins, water soluble vitamins including but not limited to the above discussed fields.
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Last date updated on June, 2014