A recent study determined that of children under the age of four, breastfeeding infants were the most likely to be deficient.
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Prevalence of vitamin D deficiency and insufficiency is improving, but is still high in Iranian adults
A recent study determined that while prevalence of vitamin D insufficiency and deficiency is decreasing in Iran, many adults still have low levels.
Individuals with low vitamin D levels are more likely to develop secondary diseases than those with higher levels
A recent study determined there was a higher prevalence of comorbidities in patients with lower levels of vitamin D compared to higher levels.
Research suggests over 70% of Moroccan women have vitamin D levels below 20 ng/ml.
Researchers discovered approximately 75% of adolescents with scoliosis scheduled for corrective surgery are vitamin D deficient.
A recent study published in the Indian Journal of Public Health discovered a very high prevalence of vitamin D deficiency in a rural Indian community.
Experts at a vitamin D seminar express their concerns regarding the high prevalence of vitamin D deficiency in an Indian population.
Review establishes vitamin D deficiency risk factors, prevalence and treatment for individuals worldwide
The high prevalence of vitamin D deficiency elicits researchers to determine the risk factors and current treatment recommendations for vitamin D.
A recent study found that 80% of NBA players may have inadequate vitamin D levels.
Vitamin D deficiency has been linked to tuberculosis in the past, with some research showing that vitamin D supplementation can help fight tuberculosis.