VDC test kit slider
VDC test kit slider

Research suggests low vitamin D levels increase fracture risk among Japanese women

Posted on: March 29, 2017   by  Amber Tovey


A new study published in the journal Osteoporosis International found that vitamin D levels below 20 ng/ml were linked to an increased risk of fractures among Japanese women.

Research has found that low vitamin D levels are associated with bone loss, reduced muscle mass and decreased muscle strength. Though, the relationship between vitamin D and fracture risk remains unclear. 

You must be a paid member to read the rest of this post. Please login or register now.

Test Your Vitamin D Levels at Home!

Our in-home Vitamin D Test Kit is easy, affordable, and an accurate way to find out your Vitamin D status.

order NOW

We need your help!

We're spreading awareness on Vitamin D Deficiency
Donate NOW
Latest Articles
Vitamin D: a potential treatment for disc degeneration

An animal study suggests that vitamin D may provide a treatment and prevention method for a specific cause of back pain among diabetic patients.

Weekly Newsletter