Tuesday, September 23, 2008

Director's Comments: Vitamin D and Health

Listen to the NLM Director's Comments on Vitamin D and Health. The transcript is also available.

A recent study suggests for the first time that low vitamin D levels are associated with higher mortality. In an observational study that spanned 12 years, death rates among a large study population were 26 percent higher for persons with low levels compared to persons with high levels...


[Source: What's New on MedlinePlus]

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