Statins are some of the most widely prescribed drugs in the world. They are used by people with autoimmune disorders, cancer, and Alzheimer’s disease.
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Researchers at Washington University recently examined how vitamin D deficiency contributes to hardening of the arteries and high blood pressure.
Researchers aimed to study two statin drugs which both help lower cholesterol. One statin is more effective in decreasing inflammation.
Researchers recently conducted a thorough review of the world’s literature on drug-vitamin D interactions.
Dr Cannell responds to a reader who experiences muscle pain and fever after taking Lipitor for high cholesterol.
Dr Grant reviews the book, The End of Illness by David B. Agus, MD, who may have some good points regarding lifestyle choices, but misses the mark regarding vitamin D.
Researchers from three different divisions of infectious disease reviewed the role of vitamin D in sepsis.
Dr Cannell explains the most recent studies on vitamin D including dosage recommendations, influence on statins, and implications for patients with kidney disease.
Dr Cannell provides interesting insight into all of the latest vitamin D research topics, from toxicity to testing.
Dr Cannell answers reader questions on a range of topics from Crohn’s disease to sleep disorders, all subjects associated with vitamin D deficiency.