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Dr. Cannell discusses why he believes measuring vitamin D in international units is contributing to the fear of supplementing with adequate doses.
A study found that UVB exposure is associated with a decreased risk of Parkinson’s disease among individuals under the age of 70.
A new study analyzed the physiological differences of vitamin D synthesis in three animal species.
A new study found vitamin D deficiency was as low as 3.6% and 3.9% in South American children and adults, respectively.
A new study found that daily sun exposure significantly reduced total cholesterol levels; whereas, vitamin D supplements increased total cholesterol.
A 15-paper journal issue evaluated which health benefits of sun exposure were from vitamin D production and which might be due to other mechanisms.
Dr. Bill Grant provides a comprehensive review regarding the health benefits of safe sun exposure.
The 6th International conference on vitamin D deficiency, nutrition and human health is scheduled to take place March 9th-10th in Abu Dhabi.
Dr. Bill Grant discusses his study which evaluated economic benefit of increasing vitamin D levels to 40 ng/ml in Canadians.