The Vitamin D Council evaluates a study that made headlines for concluding vitamin D supplementation does not protect the elderly against fractures.
Tag Archives: musculoskeletal health
A recent study found that vitamin D was associated with muscle strength and quality in an elderly population over a 10 year period.
Research finds high prevalence of vitamin D deficiency in patients with chronic and acute low back pain
A recent study discovered that there was a very high prevalence of vitamin D deficiency in Indian individuals with subacute and chronic low back pain.
A study found that few hip fracture patients are prescribed vitamin D3, despite evidence that vitamin D improves health outcomes after fractures.
Data from multiple studies show that vitamin D and resistance exercise training improve muscle strength in adults
A meta-analysis found vitamin D and resistance exercise improved muscle strength, thereby making the combination a possible solution for sarcopenia.
A recent study found vitamin D status was negatively correlated with cholesterol levels, triglyceride levels and muscle fatigue among older individuals.