World Prematurity Day is November 17

November 16, 2016 Preterm birth is the March of Dimes’ #1 issue… yet, we see no activity by them to address the easiest thing they could do to decrease its incidence — get mothers’...

#screennow

August 10, 2016 We are initiating a community screening campaign to build awareness, to take action. As we go around the country, we have many individuals who are now knowledgeable about their vitamin D,...

Vitamin D and Pain

June 29, 2016 When new people start the project, the very first thing they report is ‘ohmygoodness–I have considerably less pain’, or ‘this is the first time in years that my pain has gone...

Know your D level

April 13, 2016 Last week, we presented the results of a study that we did with a combination of YOUR data and data from the randomized trial published in 2007 by Drs Lappe and...

The Importance of Regular Testing

February 24, 2016 The number one question I receive continues to be, “How much should I take?” The answer to that question also continues to be, “There is no magic amount. You have to...

Your Nutrient Profile

December 30, 2015 While vitamin D is important, it is not the only nutrient or strategy that we use to improve our health and prevent disease. GrassrootsHealth is in the process of expanding our...

The gift of measurement for YOU

December 10, 2015 Using data from our D*action project, we have created D*calculator. With this calculator you can enter your current vitamin D serum level, your desired vitamin D serum level, and your weight....

Recognition for Dr. Robert Heaney

December 2, 2015 Dr. Robert Heaney was presented with a Lifetime Recognition award at the US House of Representatives on his birthday, November 10th. Dr. Heaney is our Research Director and has been very...