Vitamin D Supplementation Linked to Fewer Suicide Attempts Vitamin D Supplementation Linked to Fewer Suicide Attempts
A large retrospective study of US veterans finds those receiving vitamin D2 or D3 had fewer suicide attempts or episodes of intentional self-harm than matched peers who didn ' t take the vitamin.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - February 1, 2023 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Internal Medicine News Source Type: news

Vitamin D Linked to Lower Risk of Suicide Attempts, Self-Harm
The use of vitamin D supplements may reduce the risk of suicide attempts and self-harm in U.S. veterans, a new study says. In particular, Black veterans and those with low blood levels of vitamin D had the most significant response to the supplements. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - February 1, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

EpiVida -- A Study of Vitamin D Status in Adults in Brazil EpiVida -- A Study of Vitamin D Status in Adults in Brazil
An epidemiological analysis of vitamin D status among individuals in Brazil provides insight into the prevalence of vitamin D deficiency in this group.Journal of the Endocrine Society (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 31, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

University of East Anglia: 80-year-old baby-deaths mystery is solved
A University of East Anglia study finds the deaths were caused by a gene mutation which affects vitamin D metabolism. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - January 26, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New study sheds light on mysterious infant deaths nearly a century ago
A move to eradicate rickets by fortifying foods with Vitamin D preceded a wave of mysterious infant deaths in the 1930s and 1940s. Now scientists have a better answer as to why. A partial answer came in 2011, when researchers discovered a condition called infantile hypercalcaemia type 1, caused by…#unitedkingdom #darrellgreen #rna #norwichmedicalschool #green (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Can vitamin D protect against coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)?
(Source: MayoClinic.com - Ask a Specialist)
Source: MayoClinic.com - Ask a Specialist - January 26, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Your Weight Could Alter Vitamin D's Effect on Health
Vitamin D is widely promoted for better health, but if you're overweight, you might not reap the benefits. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - January 24, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D Supplementation Less Effective With Higher BMI
TUESDAY, Jan. 24, 2023 -- Vitamin D (VD) supplementation has a blunted response for participants with overweight or obesity, according to a study published online Jan. 17 in JAMA Network Open. Deirdre K. Tobias, Sc.D., from Brigham and Women ’s... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 24, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Your Weight Could Alter Vitamin D's Effect on Health
TUESDAY, Jan. 24, 2023 -- Vitamin D is widely promoted for better health, but if you ' re overweight, you might not reap the benefits. In a new study, researchers found a 30% to 40% reduction in cancer, cancer deaths and autoimmune diseases among... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 24, 2023 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Health Highlights: Jan.24, 2023
Your weight could alter vitamin D ' s effect on your health. People who are overweight or obese might not reap the benefits of vitamin D supplements, new research shows. Read more Opioid deaths are rising among teens, but too few youth get... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 24, 2023 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Geriatrician Advice on Vitamin D, Lecanemab, and Social Media Geriatrician Advice on Vitamin D, Lecanemab, and Social Media
This article discusses updates in geriatrics from studies published in 2022 to early 2023.MDedge News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - January 20, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine News Source Type: news

Regular Use of Vitamin D Linked to Fewer Melanoma Cases
TUESDAY, Jan. 17, 2023 -- Fewer melanoma cases are seen among individuals with regular use of oral vitamin D supplements, according to a study published online Dec. 28 in Melanoma Research. Emilia Kanasuo, from the University of Eastern Finland in... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 17, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Does Obesity Blunt Effects of Vitamin D Supplementation? Does Obesity Blunt Effects of Vitamin D Supplementation?
After 2 years of supplementation, those with higher BMIs show lower increases in vitamin D biomarkers versus those of normal weight, possibly explaining reduced clinical benefits from the supplementation.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - January 17, 2023 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Vitamin D supplements don't work if you're too fat, study warns
Supplementing the sunshine vitamin is vital for strong bones, and may lower the risk of cancer. US-based scientists investigated if the nutrient was less effective in obese people. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 17, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Higher BMI May Blunt Effects of Vitamin D Supplementation
(MedPage Today) -- Weight may be linked to a modified response to vitamin D supplementation, according to a post-hoc analysis of the Vitamin D and Omega-3 Trial (VITAL). While supplementation with vitamin D 2,000 IU/day was associated with an... (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - January 17, 2023 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news