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Meet Robin Allen, Certified Nutrition Specialist and Creator of Necessary Nutrition Vitamin D
Robin is a mother, nutritionist, entrepreneur and the creator of the Necessary Nutrition brand of supplements. She has inspired thousands of women to use food and nutrition to build and repair their bodies, and she continues to connect others to resources and tools to help them live a peaceful, health filled life.
Robin has been featured on countless media outlets, including CNN Headline News. She has been recognized by several state and local officials for her work in women's health and has won multiple entrepreneurship awards for Necessary Nutrition, Inc.
Robin is an in-demand presenter, conducting workshops, classes and seminars on The Necessary Nutrition Formula to Wellness, Nutrition for Your Spirit and The Biggest Nutrition Mistakes Most People Make and How to Avoid Them.
Robin received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Las Vegas, Nevada (1996), her master’s from the University of Redlands (2001) and an additional nutrition certification from the Global College of Natural Medicine (2008).
What are the benefits of taking vitamin K2 with D3?
Vitamin D3 and vitamin K2 together ensure that calcium is absorbed easily and reaches the bone mass, while preventing arterial calcification. This helps to keep your heart and bones healthy.DO NOT take D3 with K2 if you take blood thinners.
How much vitamin D to take?
Take one or two capsules of Necessary Nutrition vitamin D3K2 daily (two capsules will provide you with a total of 5000IUs of D3) OR take one Necessary Nutrition vitamin D3 softgel daily. CLICK HERE for addition details and information on vitamin D dosages.
What health conditions are supported by vitamin D?
Getting enough vitamin D is important for growth and development of bones and teeth, as well as improved resistance to certain diseases. In addition to its primary benefits, research suggests that vitamin D may also play a role in reducing the risk of autoimmune conditions, heart disease, severe illness and supporting immune health.
Are your products vegetarian or vegan?
Our D3K2 capsules are vegetarian. Our D3 softgels have a bovine gelatin casing.
What's the difference between vitamin D3 and vitamin D2?
Vitamin D3 is more effective in raising vitamin D levels in your bloodstream for a longer period of time. This is the more active form of vitamin D in your body. D2 is found in mushrooms. D3 is produced by the skin as a consequence of sunlight exposure.
Why is supplementing with vitamin D important?
For multiple reasons many of us are not getting adequate sunlight. Nearly 40% of the population is deficient. This number nearly doubles to 76% for people of color.
Am I at risk for vitamin D deficiency?
Certain people are more at risk for Vitamin D deficiency than others. Groups who are at increased risk of Vitamin D deficiency include:
Individuals with darker skin
Individuals who have had had gastric bypass surgery
Individuals who have osteoporosis
Individuals who have kidney disease
Individuals who have liver disease
Individuals who have Crohn's disease
Individuals who have Celiac disease
Do you recommend any other supplements besides vitamin D?
There are so many supplements available. It can be very confusing for consumers to determine what is actually needed. Here are three supplements I generally recommend for everyone: vitamin D3, encapsulated produce and plant-based omegas. CLICK HERE for additional details and the explanation behind these recommendations.
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