Researchers found vitamin D deficiency is independently associated with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection.
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Recent study finds increased UV light exposure linked to reduced mortality from Clostridium difficile infection
A recent study found that increased UV light exposure is associated with reduced inpatient mortality due to Clostridium difficile infection.
A recent study proposed a mechanism to explain how vitamin D supplementation may reduce the risk of infection.
Using mice, researchers are able to show that the vitamin D receptor mediates the response of two different T cells to infection.
A new study found that vitamin D levels were significantly lower among children with urinary tract infections compared to healthy children.
A new study published in the Journal of infectious diseases has found a positive and negative relationship between different doses of vitamin D and Candida infection.
A recent study found that people with a vitamin D status below 15 ng/ml are at a five times increased risk of developing a clostridium difficile infection.
New research published in Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health reports that, in children, vitamin D levels are unaffected by acute bacterial infections.
A new study from the Journal of Infectious Diseases has found that, in mice, vitamin D improves the health of the intestinal tract and protects it from damage induced by bacterial infection.
A recent systematic review examined the evidence for maternal vitamin D status and a variety of health conditions, including birth weight, infections, wheezing and asthma, and type 1 diabetes.