TITLE

Parkinson's Disease Linked to Low Vitamin D

PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Environmental Nutrition;Dec2008, Vol. 31 Issue 12, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the findings of the study by researchers from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia regarding the role of vitamin D in Parkinsonism. The research found 55% of patients with Parkinson's disease had low levels of vitamin D compared to 41% of those with Alzheimer's disease. According to researchers, lower levels of vitamin D are linked with Parkinson's disease.
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35405190

 

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