Men had lower vitamin D levels than women. Those with low vitamin D levels also had raised serum levels of inflammatory markers.
The study is published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism. 📣 Express Explained is now on Telegram
“One approach is to identify and treat vitamin D deficiency, especially in high-risk individuals such as the elderly, patients with comorbidities, and nursing home residents, who are the main target population for the Covid-19,” study co-author José L Hernández said in a statement.
Source: The Endocrine Society
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