|This inexpensive vitamin could slash your chances of getting the flu|
|Friday, December 23, 2011
According to the findings from a 2010 study that didn’t get any widespread attention, vitamin D is a highly effective way to avoid influenza.
In fact, children taking low doses of Vitamin D3 were shown to be 42 percent less likely to come down with the flu.
The randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study included 430 children aged 6-15, who were followed between December 2008 and March 2009.
Half were given…