A recent study found vitamin D status is associated with grip strength among elderly African American women at risk for osteoporosis.
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A study found that few hip fracture patients are prescribed vitamin D3, despite evidence that vitamin D improves health outcomes after fractures.
A recent RCT found that prenatal vitamin D supplementation benefits babies born in winter by increasing bone mass at birth.
Dr. Cannell takes a closer look at a RCT that found vitamin D supplementation does not improve bone density in post-menopausal women.
Dr. Cannell discusses multiple studies that have found vitamin D, among other vitamins and minerals, especially silicon, may help osteoporosis and its complications.
Study shows the Dutch guidelines on osteoporosis and fracture prevention to be ineffective at improving vitamin D status
A recent study found that the recommended vitamin D dosage from the Dutch guidelines on osteoporosis and fracture prevention was inadequate.
Today, October 20th, is World Osteoporosis Day, a day dedicated to increasing awareness of the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of osteoporosis.
According to a new cohort study presented at the World Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases, vitamin D levels are associated with fracture risk.
Strontium shares many similarities with calcium. Therefore, does vitamin D status also influence the absorption of the drug strontium ranelate?
Antiepileptic drugs are known to cause rapid bone loss. Can vitamin D and calcium supplementation help slow this bone loss?