Research suggests low vitamin D levels are independently associated with a 3-fold increased risk of prediabetes and a 5.6-fold increased risk of type 2 diabetes in Chinese individuals.
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Vitamin D deficient patients with rheumatoid arthritis had more inflammation, insulin resistance and disease severity than those who were sufficient.
Researchers recently discovered that weekly vitamin D supplementation helped improve depression and anxiety among women with type 2 diabetes.
A meta-analysis of RCTs discovers that vitamin D supplementation improves metabolic markers in women with gestational diabetes.
High dose vitamin D supplementation effective in controlling glucose metabolism in women with polycystic ovarian syndrome
A RCT found that 4,000 IU of vitamin D was more effective than 1,000 IU in controlling insulin concentrations in insulin resistant women with PCOS.
A study found that vitamin D significantly reduced the odds of antipsychotic medication induced type II diabetes.
A recent randomized controlled trial found that vitamin D supplementation decreased waist circumference, body weight and systolic blood pressure in Thai adults with prediabetes.
A recent study found that vitamin D may help treat major depression in those who are severely deficient.
Researchers recently found that vitamin D supplementation and an exercise program, together, improved markers of weight and insulin resistance.
A recent RCT provides a picture of the role of vitamin D and calcium supplementation in polycystic ovary syndrome, but a few issues remain to be addressed.