Absorption and metabolism of vitamin D is comparable among Caucasian and African American women, according to new research.
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A VDC member writes to Dr Cannell asking whether her gut dysbiosis could be the reason for her chronically low vitamin D levels.
A mother writes to Dr Cannell asking if vitamin D could help her daughter’s alopecia areata, an inflammatory condition in which hair is lost, usually from different spots on the scalp.
Should I take vitamin D with food? Is it absorbed if I take it on an empty stomach? Dr. Cannell discusses some of the research that tackle these types of questions.
Professor Joan Lappe writes an up to date review article on vitamin D that serves as a good primer for anyone just awakened to the “vitamin D revolution.”
Dr. Cannell takes a look at a recent paper by Dr. Krasowski on vitamin D testing and discusses his general testing philosophy.