Vitamin D - Health Professional and Consumer Information

Breastfeeding Infancy Nutrition Education

Provides information for health professionals on vitamin D, including recommended intakes, sources (including sun exposure), deficiency and groups at risk for deficiency (including infants with prolonged exclusive breastfeeding without the AAP-recommended vitamin D supplementation), and vitamin D's role in certain health conditions. Consumer-focused information is also available in English and Spanish.

Additional information about vitamins and minerals can be found on the What's in Food page.

Developed by: HHS, NIH, Office of Dietary Supplements