Research suggests that vitamin D supplementation in the condition primary hyperparathyroidism might not be such a bad thing.
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What is vitamin D? While the question would seem to call for a simple answer, the query hasn’t always prompted as straight forward a response as one might expect.
Dr Cannell explains the difference between activated vitamin D and 25(OH)D levels in the blood.
Research reports low vitamin D levels and high parathyroid hormone levels are associated with increased mortality among African American and Caucasian elderly.
Dr Walter E Stumpf discusses vitamin D in philosophical terms, relating it to the Dao, ‘a life-giving force responsible for the creation of myriad things.’
Research presented last week at the Annual Endocrine Society meeting shows that vitamin D supplementation is safe for patients with high serum calcium levels.
A recent study investigates why African American women tend to have a more aggressive form of breast cancer than those of European Ancestry.
Dr Cannell discusses the boom in recent news covering vitamin D and he explains some of vitamin D’s important mechanisms.
Dr Cannell explains the importance of filling our “tanks” with vitamin D to ensure not only our kidneys, but also our tissues have enough calcitriol to perform many cancer fighting mechanisms.
Dr Cannell reviews the research on vitamin D on the web and points out many shortcomings of the information provided.