Research found that low vitamin D status is associated with worse functional outcome at 3 months in thrombolytic ischemic stroke patients.
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A new study has found that in rats with diabetes, vitamin D supplementation reduces the amount of advanced glycation end-products in the arteries and protects against total oxidative stress.
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.
Researchers in Tel Aviv found that just 1000 IU vitamin D every day resulted in beneficial changes in arterial stiffness among diabetic patients.
Peripheral artery disease causes plaque buildup in the arteries, and is associated with cardiovascular disease and stroke. How does vitamin D factor in?
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.
A study finds that vitamin D significantly improves arterial function.