Vitamin D advice seems at odds with new methodsBMJ 2016; 354 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.i4581 (Published 23 August 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;354:i4581
- David J Roberts, public health specialty registrar
- Oxford School of Public Health, Nuffield Department of Population Health, Old Road Campus, Oxford OX3 7LG, UK
The Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition (SACN) recently recommended that the reference nutrient intake of vitamin D should be increased to 400 IU a day throughout the year for everyone in the UK aged 4 and above,1 proposing that “the government considers strategies to help the UK population consume the …
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