Vitamin D deficiency during pregnancy associated with preterm birth

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Takeaway

  • Vitamin D deficiency may be associated with increased risk for preterm labor.

Why this matters

  • Vitamin D deficiency during pregnancy has been linked to preeclampsia, gestational diabetes, intrauterine growth restriction, and impaired skeletal formation, but literature is confl...