Tagged: vitamin D deficiency

vitamin D and trauma

Lack of Sun Linked to Trauma Cases

New Research presented at the 2012 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons has linked orthopaedic trauma cases to vitamin D deficiency. The research was conducted at the University of Missouri hospital Level 1 trauma center. The researchers analyzed the medical...

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...