Research suggests low vitamin D levels are independently associated with a 3-fold increased risk of prediabetes and a 5.6-fold increased risk of type 2 diabetes in Chinese individuals.
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A recent RCT discovered that vitamin D supplementation improved several markers of diabetes and aided in the healing of diabetic foot ulcers.
Meta-analysis discovers vitamin D deficiency may be a marker for glucose homeostasis in diabetic and non-diabetic individuals
A recent meta-analysis of observational studies evaluated the relationship between vitamin D status and onset of type 2 diabetes.
Dr. Sue Penckofer joins the VDC podcast to discuss her research regarding the role of vitamin D in depression among those with type II diabetes.
Researchers recently discovered that weekly vitamin D supplementation helped improve depression and anxiety among women with type 2 diabetes.
High dose vitamin D supplementation effective in controlling glucose metabolism in women with polycystic ovarian syndrome
A RCT found that 4,000 IU of vitamin D was more effective than 1,000 IU in controlling insulin concentrations in insulin resistant women with PCOS.
A new meta-analysis found that the repletion of vitamin D deficiency may lead to HbA1C reductions among type II diabetes patients.
A study found that vitamin D significantly reduced the odds of antipsychotic medication induced type II diabetes.
A recent meta-analysis found patients with diabetic retinopathy had significantly lower vitamin D levels than those without diabetic retinopathy.
A study found that a single intramuscular dose of 600,000 IU vitamin D significantly reduced symptoms in those with diabetic neuropathy.