A recent study discovered vitamin D deficiency was associated with slower walking speed in middle aged and elderly individuals.
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Severe vitamin D deficiency may affect up to 27% of southern Europeans, according to systematic review
A recent systematic review found high rates of vitamin D deficiency in infants, adolescents, adults and elderly southern European individuals.
Recent study determines which factors may contribute to the vitamin D status of an elderly Chinese population
A recent study explored the effect of some lifestyle factors on vitamin D status in 10 Shanghai communities.
A recent study discovered that lower levels of vitamin D were associated with depression in individuals over the age of 50.
A recent study found that vitamin D was associated with muscle strength and quality in an elderly population over a 10 year period.
A recent study discovered a 12-fold increase in heart failure risk in vitamin D deficient elderly individuals.
Data from multiple studies show that vitamin D and resistance exercise training improve muscle strength in adults
A meta-analysis found vitamin D and resistance exercise improved muscle strength, thereby making the combination a possible solution for sarcopenia.
A RCT determined daily doses of 4,000 IU vitamin D3 enabled 88% of elderly individuals to reach optimal vitamin D status.
Study suggests a combination of vitamin D, leucine and medium chain triglycerides improves cognition among the elderly
A randomized controlled trial found that vitamin D, combined with leucine and medium chain triglycerides, improves cognition in elderly adults.
Researchers discovered that vitamin D and exercise improved survival rate at one and four years after surgery for hip fracture.