TITLE

Vitamin D Linked to Lower Multiple Sclerosis Rates

PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Tufts University Health & Nutrition Letter;Mar2007, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at research published in the "Journal of the American Medical Association" which reported a significant association between high blood levels of vitamin D and a reduced risk in multiple sclerosis. In the prospective, nested case-control study, Kassandra L. Munger and Alberto Ascherio of the Harvard School of Public Health and colleagues drew subjects from U.S. military personnel who have serum samples stored in the Dept. of Defense Serum Repository.
ACCESSION #
24327552

 

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