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|Subject: Re: it is fat-shaming time in America||Date: 3/19/2013 1:44 PM|
|Author: Jim2B||Number: 675251 of 778275|
"At my last physical, the blood test showed low vit D levels." - bighairymike
A friend of ours was tested and found to have very low vit D levels. epona had some of the same symptoms, so she got tested. epona had extremely low levels of vit D too and was put on Rx strength pills (like 20,000 ius).
Once we found this we recommended that my mom get tested - same story.
And grandmother - same story.
And aunt - same story.
Every female member of my family was critically low of vit D and had to be put on supplements. Now I recommend to just about everyone that they should be taking vit D supplements. If you think you might have symptoms, go get tested.
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