A RCT determined daily doses of 4,000 IU vitamin D3 enabled 88% of elderly individuals to reach optimal vitamin D status.
A recent study found an association between low maternal vitamin D status and impaired developmental outcomes in infants and toddlers.
A mouse model found maternal vitamin D deficiency increased the offspring's risk for long-term metabolic complications.
Researchers found higher vitamin D levels were associated with decreased lung cancer risk and increased odds of survival.
A RCT found that 4,000 IU of vitamin D was more effective than 1,000 IU in controlling insulin concentrations in insulin resistant women with PCOS.
A study found low vitamin D status is an independent risk factor for treatment failure and delayed recovery from pneumonia among Nepalese children.
In this episode, Dr. Yunus shares his expert knowledge on fibromyalgia. Dr. Cannell joins in to discuss the role vitamin D may play in the disease.
Dr. Balden reviews a study that found vitamin D status was not associated with glucose metabolism and insulin sensitivity among morbidly obese women.
Riley Peterson addresses negative media coverage on a recent study published by JAMA that evaluated vitamin D supplementation trends.
A recent case-control study found that vitamin D supplementation may improve quality of life among fibromyalgia patients.