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What is the benefit of Vitamin D in Multiple Sclerosis?

By |June 24th, 2016|

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a serious neurological disease that is difficult to diagnose and also challenging to manage.  People with the Multiple Sclerosis (MS) generally suffer from vitamin D deficiency. A low level of vitamin D is related to […]

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What Vitamin D can effect in Multiple Sclerosis

By |March 29th, 2016|

People with the Multiple Sclerosis (MS) suffer from vitamin D deficiency. Low level of vitamin D is related to development of MS disease. MS patients with low level of vitamin D are prone to more disability and a […]

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Vitamin D effect in Multiple Sclerosis

By |February 17th, 2016|

People with the Multiple Sclerosis (MS) suffer from vitamin D deficiency. Low level of vitamin D is related to development of MS disease. MS patients with low level of vitamin D are prone to more disability and a […]

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Could vitamin D deficiency increase the risk of leukemia?

By |January 21st, 2016|

Leukemia is a cancer of the blood cells. The exact cause is not known although genetic and environmental factors play a role.
Aim
To assess whether there is a relation between leukemia and vitamin D levels.
Results/Conclusion

Individuals living in countries away […]

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Vitamin D effect in Multiple Sclerosis

By |January 19th, 2016|

People with the Multiple Sclerosis (MS) suffer from vitamin D deficiency. Low level of vitamin D is related to development of MS disease. MS patients with low level of vitamin D are prone to more disability and a […]

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Could Vitamin D help reduce cognitive decline?

By |January 11th, 2016|

Deficiency of vitamin D(3) levels has been linked to poor physical performance.
Aim
To assess if high dose vitamin D could lower risk of functional decline.
Results/Conclusion
Higher doses of vitamin D (Cholecalciferol) was not associated with improving lower extremity function or […]

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Might vitamin D backfire for obese teens?

By |October 12th, 2015|

A new study suggests that vitamin D offers no benefits to obese teens in terms of heart health or diabetes risk.  Not only that, but the findings of the study suggest that vitamin D could even increase levels […]

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Low Vitamin D levels may increase the risk for Alzheimer’s

By |September 22nd, 2015|

Vitamin D seems to be in the news constantly – in fact, only last week, we mentioned that low vitamin D levels may be associated with Multiple Sclerosis.  New research suggests people with very low levels of vitamin D […]

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Say WHAT? The RDA For Vitamin D is grossly insufficient

By |July 14th, 2015|

I don’t know about you, but I have personally been doing a lot of reading and research on this “vitamin” (D3) known officially as cholecalciferol.  Vitamin D3 is not technically a vitamin per sé, and is actually a pre-hormone which is […]