Results for: 7-dehydrocholesterol

Where does vitamin d come from?

The Sun gives off light. The body uses light to convert 7-dehydrocholesterol into pre-vitamin D3. Pre-vitamin D3 forms in to cholecalciferol, vitamin D3. Vitamin D3 is brought to the liver were it forms 25-hydroxyvitamin D. Finally, it is brought to… Full Answer

How do they put vitamin D in milk?

<<< "Basically D-3 always is derived from an animal. The sunlight reaction that converts 7-dehydrocholesterol to vitamin D-3 is a 'pure' chemical reaction that occurs in your skin in certain cells." Marian Herbert of the Vitamin D Workshop, a division… Full Answer

What is The meaning of phosphorous?

Phosphorus is one of the mineral elements, indeed a major mineral required by the body for its proper metabolism. The term metabolism used here is in a loose sense. Actually, phosphorus level in the body is checked alongside with that… Full Answer