A recent study concluded that vitamin D is inversely associated with carotid artery plaques and thickening, two common predictors of atherosclerosis.
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A new study in the journal Coronary Artery Disease reports that vitamin D deficiency correlates with slow coronary function.
In a new study, researchers in Iran were interested in whether different dosages of vitamin D would improve insulin resistance during pregnancy.
One of the mysteries of heart attacks is their seasonality. Before the modern sun avoidance era, there were 50% more heart attacks in the winter than in the summer.
Researchers in Tel Aviv found that just 1000 IU vitamin D every day resulted in beneficial changes in arterial stiffness among diabetic patients.
Researchers look into whether vitamin D affects the heart scaring process after a heart attack.
Vitamin D supplementation may be needed in children with HIV, according to a study published in the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Journal.
Heart month is a time to educate people on what we can do to prevent heart problems and live heart-healthy lives.
There were 3,600 papers published about vitamin D in 2012. Dr Grant summarizes the top 16 vitamin D papers of this past year.
James Larsen looks into a study in the American Journal of Cardiology that pulled data on serum D and CRP from the Center for Disease Control (CDC) historical national survey.