New research shows that vitamin D supplementation was associated with a 33% increased survival rate in breast cancer patients.
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Vitamin D supplementation may reduce musculoskeletal pain in breast cancer patients
New research suggests that vitamin D supplementation may help reduce musculoskeletal pain in breast cancer patients taking letrozole.
Recent study finds vitamin D deficiency linked to faster growth of breast cancer in mice
Researchers found that vitamin D levels are inversely linked to the expression of a gene known to accelerate the growth of breast cancer.
Researchers propose a mechanism to explain the relationship between low vitamin D status and increased risk for breast cancer
A new RCT assesses the effects of vitamin D supplementation on sex hormones to explain the relationship between vitamin D and breast cancer.
Could disparities in breast cancer survival rates be explained by differences in vitamin D levels?
A new article suggests that vitamin D status may explain why black women have a 42% higher death rate from breast cancer than white women.
High vitamin D levels linked with increased survival in breast cancer patients
In a recent review of 77 studies, researchers found that high vitamin D levels were linked with an increased survival rate in breast cancer patients.
Vitamin D may be associated with the survival of breast cancer patients
Researchers recently found vitamin D is significantly associated with the survival of breast cancer patients.
Vitamin D Council podcast 08: Dr. JoEllen Welsh and breast cancer
Dr. JoEllen Welsh joins the VDC podcast to discuss the basic mechanisms behind vitamin D and breast cancer, as well as her up and coming research efforts.
Recent study confirms relationship between vitamin D and breast cancer
A recent study found that vitamin D deficiency was associated with an increased risk of breast cancer among Asian women.
NIH gives $1.76 million grant to University at Albany researcher to explore the role of vitamin D in breast cancer
NIH gave a $1.76 million grant to researcher to further explore the role of vitamin D in triple negative breast cancer.