1 in 100 people in the UK have coeliac disease and many more have a gluten intolerance, making these conditions much more common than previously thought. People with such conditions may find it difficult to get all the vitamins and minerals they need; firstly, from not being able to digest and absorb nutrients as easily as the rest of the population. Another factor is that many foods and supplements contain gluten, or may be contaminated with traces of gluten such as oats. Read on to learn about these conditions and the implications it may have on your vitamin D intake. Read more
SunVit-D3 are pleased to announce that we are taking the next step into our relationship with the Active Edge team by sponsoring them, this decision was made after a successful year of working alongside them.
This sponsorship includes offering the team support and helping them to achieve their goals in Project2019! Read more
More than half a million people in the UK define themselves as vegans, and it’s a lifestyle that more and more people adopt every day for a range of motivations, whether it’s environmental, health-based or animal welfare related. The NHS advises that a well-planned vegan diet should be enough to provide us with all the nutrients our bodies need, at any stage of our lives. However, they also advise that improper planning could mean you miss out on essential vitamins and minerals... Read more
With darkness descending upon us as the clocks go back, making sure you’re getting enough Vitamin D is essential. A recent study found that 19% of British adults have low levels of Vitamin D, and these low levels could only get worse during the autumn and winter months. Studies have shown that we need around 10 minutes of sunshine a day to get your Vitamin D fix, but of course, everyone is different. Read more
SunVit-D3 has recently sponsored a study into how to identify male cyclists at risk or RED-S and the effects Vitamin D can have for the men with the condition. SunVit-D3 is keen on promoting the benefits of Vitamin D in Sports performance as long hours of training can be very demanding on an athlete's body, particularly on muscles, bones and overall energy levels. These studies can help provide information to benefit sports performance and help athletes maintain their health during the toughest tests of endurance. Read more