Dr Cannell discusses the exciting research presented at the 13th annual vitamin D conference in Victoria, British Columbia.
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Researchers at UCSF set out to determine if there is a link between vitamin D status and developing new lesions in patients with relapsing multiple sclerosis.
Dr Cannell gives great information while answering some of your most common questions about vitamin D.
Dr Grant reviews the book, The End of Illness by David B. Agus, MD, who may have some good points regarding lifestyle choices, but misses the mark regarding vitamin D.
New research out of Italy suggests that severe vitamin D deficiency is common in people with early primary Sjögren’s syndrome.
Vitamin D Council addresses media claims of the dangers regarding increased vitamin D supplementation in recent years
Riley Peterson addresses negative media coverage on a recent study published by JAMA that evaluated vitamin D supplementation trends.
A recent study analyzed the relationship between vitamin D status and T cell count, a marker of immune function, in young children.
Researchers discover that vitamin D deficiency was more common in vitiligo patients, and significantly associated with disease activity.
Yet another study finds low levels of vitamin D are associated with an increased risk of developing dementia.
Researchers at Johns Hopkins University announced that transverse myelitis patients have low vitamin D levels, and they suspect that low D levels allow the inflammation of the disease to occur.
Scientists recently conducted a double blind, placebo-controlled trial of vitamin D in 66 MS patients, to see if it helped as an add-on therapy with interferon.
New research finds that vitamin D has a strong role in the production of regulatory T cells, which may explain part of its role in autoimmune diseases.
A pilot study suggests that calcipotriol may be an alternative treatment for alopecia areata, a type of hair loss.
Brant Cebulla discusses what we know about the benefits of sun exposure outside of vitamin D production.
In the first trial of its kind, researchers have found that vitamin D supplementation reduces severity of restless legs syndrome.
Researchers in Turkey, recently conducted a cross-sectional study of 540 subjects, seeing if vitamin D levels are connected to Hashimoto’s thyroiditis.
Dr Cannell talks with a woman who recently had surgery for hyperparathyroidism, who also has osteoporosis.
Recently, researchers examined several environmental factors implicated in multiple sclerosis. Brant Cebulla discusses the potential factors contributing to the incidence of the disease.
Dr Grant discusses the vitamin D conference, “Vitamin D — Minimum, maximum, optimum” held in Warsaw, Poland to develop guidelines for vitamin D for Central and Eastern Europe.