A recent study found that deficiency was associated with worse health outcomes among breast cancer patients.
Tag Archives: postmenopausal
Dr. Cannell takes a closer look at a RCT that found vitamin D supplementation does not improve bone density in post-menopausal women.
Recent research published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition suggests that vitamin D may protect against lung cancer in never-smoking postmenopausal women.
A new look at the Women’s Health Initiative has found that calcium and low dose vitamin D supplementation are of no benefit for joint pain.
Research suggests that vitamin D supplementation in the condition primary hyperparathyroidism might not be such a bad thing.
Dr Cannell review’s the research on vitamin D and cancer and discusses the growing health care costs vitamin D deficiency may cause.