A recent study found that vitamin D levels below 30 ng/ml are associated with impaired recovery from hip fracture.
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Studies show that many dermatologists promoting sun-avoidance are doing much more harm than good.
The Vitamin D Council evaluates a study that made headlines for concluding vitamin D supplementation does not protect the elderly against fractures.
A study found that few hip fracture patients are prescribed vitamin D3, despite evidence that vitamin D improves health outcomes after fractures.
Researchers discovered a significant difference between vitamin D status in children with forearm fractures and healthy controls.
Researchers discovered that vitamin D and exercise improved survival rate at one and four years after surgery for hip fracture.
A new study found that vitamin D levels below 20 ng/ml were linked to an increased risk of fractures.
A baby was taken from home when a doctor claimed fractures were caused by child abuse. Now, some experts believe vitamin D deficiency and a rare genetic disorder may be to blame.
Amber Tovey provides feedback on the USPSTF drafted research plan for vitamin D and fracture risk in the general public.
Two recent studies investigated the economic benefit of vitamin D supplementation in orthopedic trauma patients and pregnant women.