A recent study has found that all-cause mortality is significantly associated with vitamin D levels below 20 ng/ml.
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A recent study found that individuals with low levels of total vitamin D and bioavailable vitamin D were at increased risk for cardiac event compared to people with high vitamin D levels.
Dr. Cannell discusses a recent review that found high vitamin D status helped prevent complications among surgical patients.
A new study out of China has found that vitamin D levels predict short-term disability outcomes and death in those who suffered acute ischemic stroke.
Systematic review: Vitamin D deficiency indeed associated with increased risk of breast cancer recurrence and death
Systematic review shows link between vitamin D deficiency and poor prognosis in breast cancer.
As reported, a new study finds a skin cancer diagnosis correlates with decrease risk of death later in life. Tom Weishaar provides a detailed look.
Does skin cancer protect against other diseases and death? New research published in the International Journal of Epidemiology says yes, maybe it does.
In a recent study, Sempos et al report that NHANES data show a J-shaped curve for vitamin D and mortality. Dr Cannell takes a detailed look.
In 1936, Dr Ferdinand Vowinckel was apparently experimenting on himself to see if vitamin D could cure arthritis. Reportedly, he took 2,100,000 IU/day of D2 for 18 days and died.
Sepsis or blood poisoning is a deadly condition characterized by whole-body inflammation caused by an infection. Dr Cannell discusses the research on sepsis and vitamin D.