Tag Archives: arterial stiffness

Vitamin D: Crucial for healthy arteries?

Researchers out of Turkey find that vitamin D may be key for healthy arteries. In their study, they found that vitamin D deficiency correlated with poorer aortic distensibility in diabetic patients.

Vitamin D linked to healthy arteries?

Researchers from the University of Alabama examined the relationship between vitamin D deficiency, arterial stiffness, and ethnicity. They found large differences in the health of two group’s arteries, even at the age of 29.