A recent study has concluded that lower vitamin D levels are associated with worse outcomes in critically-ill children admitted to the PICU.
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Severe vitamin D deficiency may affect up to 27% of southern Europeans, according to systematic review
A recent systematic review found high rates of vitamin D deficiency in infants, adolescents, adults and elderly southern European individuals.
Researchers discovered approximately 75% of adolescents with scoliosis scheduled for corrective surgery are vitamin D deficient.
In a recent study, vitamin D deficiency was associated with emotional, behavioral and peer relationship problems among older adolescents.
Research suggests high dose vitamin D supplementation helps reduce depression, but not aggression, among adolescent girls.
A recent randomized controlled trial discovered that adolescents who supplemented with vitamin D had better executive function than those who didn’t.