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The Vitamin D Council takes an in-depth look at the relationship between vitamin D and its cofactor, vitamin K.
Dr. Bill Grant discusses his study which evaluated economic benefit of increasing vitamin D levels to 40 ng/ml in Canadians.
A new study suggests that low vitamin D status during infancy is associated with an increased risk for developing multiple sclerosis.
A recent animal study discovered that vitamin D may have an important role in the process of remyelination.
Research suggests that high dose vitamin D supplementation is both safe and effective in improving quality of life among patients with multiple sclerosis.
Dr. Reinhold Vieth reviews a study that found sun avoidance is linked with a decreased lifespan and shared his expertise on the topic.
Vitamin D Council member shares her daughter’s journey with vitamin D supplementation for the treatment of multiple sclerosis.
The Vitamin D Council evaluates a recent review led by Dr. Mike Allan which was subject to a biased interpretation of scientific literature.
New research out of South Korea suggests there is an association between vitamin D deficiency and autoimmune thyroid disease.
Researchers at Johns Hopkins Medicine have found that vitamin D blocks damaging immune cells from getting to the central nervous system.
In recent years, Iran has seen a dramatic increase in the prevalence rate of MS. But why?
For the fifth year in a row, November 2nd is Vitamin D Day. The day is dedicated to spreading awareness on vitamin D and vitamin D deficiency.
Researchers may have discovered a new novel approach to treating multiple sclerosis with vitamin D in a new series of animal model studies.
A new study is underway at Saint Vincent’s Hospital in Dublin, Ireland, examining if vitamin D can prevent or delay onset of multiple sclerosis in people showing early signs of the disease.
Researchers find that patients with severe MS were more likely to have lower levels of vitamin D than people with milder versions of the disease.
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Researchers reveal molecular and genetic evidence that vitamin D benefits patients with multiple sclerosis.
Recent research suggests that African Americans may be at higher risk of developing multiple sclerosis than previously thought.
New study finds vitamin D supplementation temporarily reduces Epstein-Barr virus antibody levels among patients with MS
High dose vitamin D supplementation was found to reduce the elevation of Epstein-Barr virus antibodies among patients with relapsing-remitting MS.
A recent study discovered that vitamin D status is positively associated with gray matter volume in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS).
A recent paper on the progression of MS showed higher serum vitamin D levels are associated with benefits for MS patients.
Researchers recently evaluated how genes that influence vitamin D status relate to the risk of multiple sclerosis.
Research provides further evidence that vitamin D and sun exposure play a role in multiple sclerosis
A recent survey investigated whether vitamin D supplementation, latitude and sun exposure are related to health outcomes of multiple sclerosis.
Iranian researchers show that pregnant women with multiple sclerosis benefit from taking 50,000 IU/week of vitamin D3.
Dr. Robyn Lucas shares her view on potential beneficial effects of sunlight beyond vitamin D production with Dr. Cannell.
In a mouse model of multiple sclerosis, UVB radiation was found to suppress the disease by preventing key inflammatory cells from entering the CNS.
Recent research from Australia suggests that vitamin D levels are not associated with future depression.
A recent study found that patients with multiple sclerosis had higher vitamin D-binding protein levels than healthy participants.