Tagged: vitamin D and diabetes

type 1 diabetes and vitamin D

Vitamin D Linked to Type 1 Diabetes

Research from the Ankara Dişkapi Children’s Research Hospital in Turkey has found that type 1 diabetes and insulin medication needs are linked to vitamin D deficiency. The researchers tested 100 patients with type 1 diabetes who were between 5 and 20 years old....

vitamin D and diabetes

Vitamin D Linked with Obesity, Diabetes

Researchers from the University of Texas have found that vitamin D deficiency is associated with type 2 diabetes among children, along with obesity. The researchers tested 411 obese children between six and sixteen years old for 25-hydroxyvitamin D (indicates available vitamin D) in...