Vitamin D Deficiency Linked to Cancer Death

Vitamin D Deficiency Linked to Cancer Death

Vitamin D, known sometimes as the sunshine nutrient, has been the bright star in a number of studies about good health.  Countless media reports and scientific research have built a bastion of public health knowledge on its benefits, but vitamin D may also combat some frighteningly prominent chronic diseases.  Earlier this month, the British Medical Journal […]

Vitamin D Long-Term Deficiency Increases Risk of Fracture?

Vitamin D Long-Term Deficiency Increases Risk of Fracture?

Yesterday, a Swedish study was presented at the World Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases that showed long-term, vitamin D deficiency increases bone fracture risk in older women over a 10-year period. Although previous studies had shown some correlation between vitamin D intake and decreased risk of falls that leads to less risks of […]