Research reported that weekly vitamin D supplementation with 60,000 IU significantly improved disease activity for patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
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Study shows vitamin D deficiency is related to diminished quality of life in rheumatoid arthritis patients
A recent study shows that vitamin D status is related to disease activity and quality of life in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
Vitamin D deficiency is predictive of reduced response to treatment and increased disease activity in rheumatoid arthritis patients
A study revealed that rheumatoid arthritis patients with vitamin D deficiency had a lower response to treatment than patients with normal 25(OH)D levels.
In rheumatoid arthritis, vitamin D levels are related to disease severity, inflammatory cytokines, and bone loss
A new study has found that vitamin D levels are significantly related to important health factors associated with rheumatoid arthritis.
A recent randomized controlled trial has found that supplementation with vitamin D2 has no effect on rheumatoid arthritis disease activity and may negatively impact symptoms.
Regional differences in vitamin D deficiency and disease activity in Italian rheumatoid arthritis patients
In a surprising finding, researchers find vitamin D deficiency more common in southern Italy than northern.
Recent research suggests that vitamin D deficient patients with autoimmune diseases have a higher risk of disease activity compared to those with higher vitamin D levels.
A reader tells his story of vitamin D and rheumatoid arthritis and Dr Cannell looks over current research and dire need for more.
A Council blog member writes to Dr Cannell regarding his friend’s wife. She has a severe infection, rheumatoid arthritis, Crohn’s disease, and low vitamin D.
If you get casual sun exposure you may be decreasing your risk of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), according to research published in Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases.