A new clinical trial found that high dose vitamin D supplementation reduced acute respiratory infections in nursing home residents by nearly 50%.
Tag Archives: elderly
A 2-year longitudinal study explored the effect of vitamin D levels on cognitive decline in a Chinese elderly population.
Study finds whey protein and vitamin D supplementation helps maintain muscle mass during intentional weight loss in obese older adults
A recent RCT determined that a combination of whey protein, leucine(an amino acid) and vitamin D supplementation reduces the risk of sarcopenia during intentional weight loss in obese adults.
Dr. Cannell evaluates the study that found low vitamin D levels may lead greater cognitive decline in older adults.
A study conducted in elderly women showed that lower vitamin D levels were associated with increased risk of cancer death, but not with the incidence of cancer.
A study found that the physical environment of the outdoor areas in residential aged care facilities was associated with their use for sun exposure.
Recent research from Australia suggests that vitamin D levels are not associated with future depression.
A new study finds higher vitamin D levels are associated with a lower prevalence of metabolic syndrome in an elderly population.
New research found that low vitamin D levels were strongly associated with worse outcomes of sleep duration and efficiency in older adult men.
Researchers recently found that vitamin D supplementation and an exercise program, together, improved markers of weight and insulin resistance.