SEE US AT Baby Show Auckland

If you are in or around Auckland next weekend, be sure to stop in and SCAN your ticket at our stand for a chance to receive a "mother and baby pack". We will be at Stand: A39 – VIEW MAP  19 - 21 August. 10am - 5pm  |  ASB Showgrounds

Vitamin D could prevent asthma, allergies in children

Source: One News A new study by a New Zealand doctor is the first to show that vitamin D supplements may prevent allergies and asthma development in babies and young children. The study, composed by Associate Professor Cameron Grant, notes that there is a vitamin D deficiency in 57 per cent of New Zealand newborns - a statistic which may spawn from "a sun-avoidance public health policy". Dr Grant says the high level of prevalence of both asthma and allergies in children...