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 […]

Vitamin D Supplements May Have No Significant Benefits, Study Finds

Vitamin D Supplements May Have No Significant Benefits, Study Finds

Fitness gurus, nutrition “experts” and even some physicians are recommending vitamin D supplements for their clients or patients, but a recent study finds that vitamin D may not have the significant benefits claimed. Experts who reviewed more than 260 research studies about vitamin D and its effect on the treatment of various diseases and disorders […]

Insufficient Proof Vitamin D Is Effective for Depression, Study Says

Insufficient Proof Vitamin D Is Effective for Depression, Study Says

Vitamin D has been touted as a supplement that can help fight depression. Studies in recent years have supported that theory and until recently, doctors and patients bought into the idea that vitamin D and depression were linked. A new study challenged this belief, however. The meta-analysis found insufficient evidence from previous trials regarding the […]