Dr. Grant highlights a few conditions that may be improved through safe, sun exposure habits, including breast cancer, multiple sclerosis and all-cause mortality.
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A recent study explored the attitudes and beliefs of parents on sun exposure and UV protection in their young children.
Dr. Cannell calls for use of high doses of vitamin D to treat Crohn’s disease.
The Vitamin D Council evaluates a study that made headlines for concluding vitamin D supplementation does not protect the elderly against fractures.
Dr. Cannell shares his viewpoint regarding a new trend in which scientists tell physicians how to practice medicine.
November 2nd marks our 9th Annual Vitamin D Day! Help encourage vitamin D education among families, schools and the workplace in your community.
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.
Study finds updated vitamin D guidelines unsuccessful at improving Canadian children’s vitamin D status
The 2010 updated dietary guidelines for vitamin D appears to be unsuccessful at improving vitamin D status among Canadian children.
Researchers discover lack of response to vitamin D supplementation in individuals with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
Supplementation of 2,000 IU vitamin D was unsuccessful in bringing non-alcoholic fatty liver disease patients to optimal status.