The Vitamin D Council evaluates a study that made headlines for concluding vitamin D supplementation does not protect the elderly against fractures.
Tag Archives: fractures
Dr. Cannell highlights several factors that lead to wrongly accused child abuse cases in infants with undiagnosed rickets.
New research shows that vitamin D and calcium supplementation can cut healthcare costs in Europe significantly.
A recent study found that vitamin D and calcium supplements did not improve menopausal symptoms.
Study shows the Dutch guidelines on osteoporosis and fracture prevention to be ineffective at improving vitamin D status
A recent study found that the recommended vitamin D dosage from the Dutch guidelines on osteoporosis and fracture prevention was inadequate.
Dr. Cannell responds to a recent meta-analysis study that showed no effect of vitamin D on osteoporosis.
Researchers out of Harvard have found that those with Parkinson’s disease are more likely to have vitamin D deficiency compared to healthy adults.
Widespread vitamin D supplementation in aged care facilities has saved the New Zealand government over a half-million dollars the past two years.
Normal bone aging is significantly accelerated with vitamin D deficiency, according to researchers at University of California Berkley.
Dr Cannell reviews some of the latest research on the importance of vitamin D for bone health in infants and children.