A new study suggests vitamin D helps decrease expression of receptors responsible for the pathogenesis of lupus, thereby reducing autoimmune activity.
A recent study found that neoadjuvant chemotherapy was more effective in breast cancer patients with higher vitamin D levels.
A recent study determined that low maternal vitamin D status is associated with congenital heart defects in their offspring.
A recent meta-analysis of observational studies evaluated the relationship between vitamin D status and onset of type 2 diabetes.
A recent study discovered a high prevalence of vitamin D deficiency in Middle Eastern school children, especially in girls.
A recent study determined that while prevalence of vitamin D insufficiency and deficiency is decreasing in Iran, many adults still have low levels.