Tagged: vitamin D

Sunshine/Vitamin D and Hepatitis

Vitamin D3 Helps Block Hepatitis C Virus

Research is discovering that the metabolically active form of vitamin D3 (actually more of a hormone) can significantly inhibit hepatitis C infections. The supplemented form of vitamin D3 does not have the same effect.

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Is the Vitamin D Content of Mushrooms Therapeutic?

Mushrooms provide one of the few ways to naturally supplement vitamin D outside of exposure to the sun. There are ways to boost vitamin D2 levels in mushrooms. The question now is whether D2 from mushrooms is therapeutic.