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Vitamin D deficiency

HOPEWELL, VA (WWBT) - It is the fourth letter of the alphabet, but in the world of health care its importance puts it at the top of the list.

Doctor john clay is treating vitamin D deficiency at Primary Health Group-Hopewell.

The symptoms usually include fatigue. It may cause falls in the elderly who are more vulnerable if they spend little time in the sun and do not take vitamin supplements.

Prevention: vitamin D supplementation

The problem is treated with over the counter vitamin D pills or multivitamin with vitamin D in it.

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  • John Clay, M.D.

    John Clay, M.D.

    Primary Health Group-Appomattox 930 South Avenue, Suite 11 Colonial Heights, VA 804-504-8025 (phone) 804-504-8026 (fax) http://phg-appomattox.com Education: Undergraduate: The CollegeMore >>
    Primary Health Group-Appomattox
    930 South Avenue, Suite 11
    Colonial Heights, VA
    804-504-8025 (phone)
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