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Low In The Vitamin D Department

How much sun you need to get enough Vitamin D depends on where you live, the time of year, how much skin you're exposing - and even the color of your skin. (Photo source: Kallerna at Wikimedia Commons)

According to two recent studies, most kids in this country aren't getting enough Vitamin D. Scientists say a lot of adults are low in the vitamin, too. Ann Dornfeld looks at whether the solution is as simple as spending more time in the sun:

Info on Vitamin D from the Mayo Clinic

Wikipedia's page on Vitamin D

A fact sheet on Vitamin D

Producer: Ann Dornfeld
Release Date: September 2, 2009
Running Time: 3:27

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