Resources

  • References


    Balk SJ; Council on Environmental Health; Section on Dermatology. Ultraviolet
    radiation: a hazard to children and adolescents.
    Pediatrics.
    2011;127(3):e791-817.


    Grant WB, Boucher BJ. Requirements for Vitamin D across the life span.
    Biol Res Nurs.
    2011;13(2):120-133.


    Rickets: what it is and how it's treated. American Academy of Family Physicians' FamilyDoctor.org website. Available at:
    http://familydoctor.org/familydoctor/en/diseases-conditions/rickets.html
    . Updated November 2010. Accessed July 30, 2013.


    Vitamin D deficiency in children (infancy through adolescence). EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed
    . Updated June 5, 2013. Accessed July 30, 2013.


    Wagner CL, Greer FR, American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Breastfeeding, American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Nutrition. Prevention of rickets and vitamin D deficiency in infants, children, and adolescents.
    Pediatrics.
    2008;122:1142-1152.

  • Resources

    American Academy of Pediatrics

    http://www.healthychildren.org

    Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

    http://www.eatright.org

  • Canadian Resources

    Alberta Human Services

    http://humanservices.alberta.ca