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The Link Between Low Vitamin D and IBD

vitamin d pills in the shape of a sun

Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) is a group of diseases that includes Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s Disease. IBD is a relapsing-remitting immune disorder of the gastrointestinal tract. Because IBD is an immune-mediated inflammatory disease, nutrient deficiencies are common.  Common deficiencies in IBD include:  Iron Calcium Vitamin D B vitamins like B12  Antioxidants like vitamin C, E, […]