A recent study found East African women require 1.3 to 1.5 times more vitamin D than Caucasian women to maintain at least 20 ng/ml at northern latitudes.
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A new meta-analysis of 17 studies found vitamin D levels < 40 ng/ml was associated with an increased risk for colorectal cancer.
A recent study determined that lower vitamin D levels are associated with a nearly 3 times increased risk of longer menstrual cycles.
A recent study found vitamin D status is associated with grip strength among elderly African American women at risk for osteoporosis.
A recent study found that neoadjuvant chemotherapy was more effective in breast cancer patients with higher vitamin D levels.
Dr. Sue Penckofer joins the VDC podcast to discuss her research regarding the role of vitamin D in depression among those with type II diabetes.
A recent RCT determined that vitamin D supplementation improved pregnant women’s response to preeclampsia medication therapy.
Research suggests over 70% of Moroccan women have vitamin D levels below 20 ng/ml.
Researchers recently discovered that weekly vitamin D supplementation helped improve depression and anxiety among women with type 2 diabetes.
Women with low vitamin D levels had an increased risk of multiple sclerosis compared to women with higher levels, according to a recent study.