A new study suggests vitamin D may protect against UTIs among children by upregulating their own naturally occurring antimicrobial peptides.
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Dr. Cannell discusses a recent study that confirmed his hypothesis that vitamin D supplementation reduces the risk of colds and influenza.
Another study shows vitamin D reduces the risk of developing respiratory tract infections (RTI).
Dr. Cannell reviews the latest research on the role of vitamin D in sepsis.
A new study found that vitamin D levels were significantly lower among children with urinary tract infections compared to healthy children.
Dr. Cannell discusses the astonishing results of a new study looking at the effectiveness of hepatitis C treatment combined with vitamin D supplementation.
Dr Cannell answers reader questions about the H1N1 flu and explains how vitamin D could help.
New research shows that vitamin D increases the body’s antimicrobial peptides, which are naturally occurring antibiotics in the body.