A new study analyzed the physiological differences of vitamin D synthesis in three animal species.
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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.
A new in vitro study found that human and mouse T cells initiated an immune response to fight infection upon exposure to sunlight.
Low vitamin D levels in autistic children not due to decreased sun exposure or less dietary vitamin D
A new study suggests that low vitamin D status in autistic children is not a result from decreased sun exposure or dietary intake of vitamin D.
Dr. Reinhold Vieth reviews a study that found sun avoidance is linked with a decreased lifespan and shared his expertise on the topic.