TITLE

D Is for Debate

AUTHOR(S)
Langreth, Robert
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;3/10/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p72
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the notion that administration of additional vitamin D can protect against cancer, infections and other diseases. While there are studies that show the beneficial effects of vitamin D, none of this proves that taking extra vitamin D will help healthy people. Proving vitamin D prevents non-bone diseases will require big human trials comparing vitamin D supplements with dummy pills.
ACCESSION #
31496102

 

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