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Amber Tovey

Amber Tovey is the Program Manager at the Vitamin D Council, a 501©3 non-profit focused on disseminating evidence-based information regarding the impact of vitamin D and safe-sun exposure for human health. She graduated from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo with a Bachelor’s of Science in Nutrition.Amber’s passion for public health and science led her to the Vitamin D Council in hopes of impacting the quality and longevity of lives worldwide. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time outdoors in the beautiful Central Coast of California where sunny beaches and gorgeous hiking trails are just minutes away from the office.

New Research Suggests Vitamin D Benefits Children with Autism

New Research Suggests Vitamin D Benefits Children with Autism

In 2008, Dr. John Cannell, MD, Founder of Vitamin D Council, published the first paper suggesting a relationship between low vitamin D status and an increased risk of autism. He created his hypothesis based on the data that illustrated an increased prevalence of autism in the regions of greater cloud cover and rainfall. Only observational […]

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