October 06, 2020 6:04 pm
Researchers found that patients who were vitamin D-sufficient, had better immunity and could fight the viral infection
September 05, 2020 1:28 pm
'Vitamin D is an essential vitamin that has myriad positive effects on several systems in the body. Unlike other vitamins, it functions like a hormone and every cell in your body has a receptor for it,' says Dr Manish Sontakke
December 06, 2019 10:50 am
But you need to be careful and consult a doctor or a nutritionist to avoid mega doses.
January 01, 2019 4:37 pm
If you are worried about your levels of Vitamin D and want to ensure you have enough of it without having to spend time outdoors, here are some foods you can bank on for a good supply of Vitamin D.
October 06, 2018 9:40 pm
The latest research, published in the Lancet Diabetes And Endocrinology, analyzed data from 81 trials, involving more than 53000 people, that tried to establish if over-the-counter supplements help in fractures, falls and bone density at all.
August 31, 2018 11:15 am
How is it that till even a decade ago, we never heard of illnesses caused by Vitamin D deficiency? We can thank Boston University endocrinologist, Dr Michael Holick for this new awareness.
December 03, 2014 10:45 am
Vitamin D supplements can reduce lung disease flare-ups by over 40 percent in patients with a vitamin D deficiency.
June 16, 2012 3:20 am
For those groups,it said,there was insufficient evidence to recommend taking vitamin D with or without calcium to prevent fractures.
April 26, 2012 2:31 pm
Vitamin D deficiency has been associated with high blood pressure,but until now there has been little scientific evidence.