A new study suggests vitamin D helps decrease expression of receptors responsible for the pathogenesis of lupus, thereby reducing autoimmune activity.
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A study found that individuals with high C-reactive protein levels and low vitamin D status are at a significantly increased risk for schizophrenia.
Dr. Cannell provides insight into a study that found vitamin D deficiency was associated with irregular menstrual cycles.
Study finds link between vitamin D deficiency and decline in lung function among patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
A recent study found that vitamin D deficiency predicted a greater decline in pulmonary function tests among patients with COPD.
A case-control study has found that vitamin D is associated with cytokines and that levels of cytokines are significantly altered in patients with ovarian cancer.
A recent study found that patients with multiple sclerosis had higher vitamin D-binding protein levels than healthy participants.
Researchers at Johns Hopkins Medicine have found that vitamin D blocks damaging immune cells from getting to the central nervous system.
A recent publication suggested African-Americans are being misdiagnosed from vitamin D tests. How accurate is the information in this study?
Dr Cannell looks at research that implicates that resveratrol and vitamin D may work synergistically together in some functions.
New research finds that vitamin D has a strong role in the production of regulatory T cells, which may explain part of its role in autoimmune diseases.