- Health ABC Studies D. Dye, D. // Life Extension;Aug2014, p1
The article discusses a four-year study of 70-79 year-old individuals, published in the April 2014 issue of the "Journal of the American Geriatrics Society," that shows a direct link between vitamin D levels and cognitive decline and which implies that vitamin D improves cognitive performance.
- Vitamin D + Calcium = Placebo for Cognitive Decline. BARRY, HENRY C. // American Family Physician;6/1/2013, Vol. 87 Issue 11, p799
The article provides an answer to a question of whether calcium plus vitamin D prevents cognitive decline in older women.
- Don't forget mental health. Menkes, David B. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;9/1/2012, Vol. 345 Issue 7872, p21
A letter is presented in response to the editorial "Vitamin D: some perspective please" by Nicholas C. Harvey and C. Cooper in the July 2012 issue.
- December Continuing Education Credit. Traub, Gary // NAPPP Monthly Newsletter;Dec2016, Vol. 11 Issue 12, p30
The article presents a list of questions related to mental health for readers which includes topics such as low levels of vitamin D, treatment for bipolar disorder and uses of polyphenols.
- Unity and memory: the pathways to true research for better mental health. Bhui, Kamaldeep // British Journal of Psychiatry;Dec2014, Vol. 205 Issue 6, p507
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including research on the care of patients and public mental health, depression treatment and vitamin D deficiency in patients with intellectual disabilities, and European suicide rates.
- Vitamin D status, bone mineral density and mental health in young Australian women: the Safe-D study. Callegari, Emma T.; Reavley, Nicola; Garland, Suzanne M.; Gorelik, Alexandra; Wark, John D. // Journal of Public Health Research;2015, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p152
Background. Vitamin D deficiency has been associated with both poor bone health and mental ill-health. More recently, a number of studies have found individuals with depressive symptoms tend to have reduced bone mineral density. To explore the interrelationships between vitamin D status, bone...
- Reduced Vitamin D Levels Linked to Cognitive Decline. Dye, D. // Life Extension;Oct2010, Vol. 16 Issue 10, p20
The article discusses research which was published in the "Archives of Internal Medicine" and found a link between reduced vitamin D levels and cognitive decline in older people.
- Vitamin D and Academics. // School Health Alert;Dec2012, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p2
The article presents a study which examines the association between Vitamin DÂ² and Vitamin DÂ³ and academic performance in children.
- LOW VITAMIN D LEVELS MAY HASTEN COGNITIVE DECLINE. // Cleveland Clinic Men's Health Advisor;Jan2016, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p2
The article cites a study which suggests that Vitamin D deficiency or insufficiency may accelerate cognitive decline and recommends getting at least 600 to 800 international units of vitamin D a day from dietary sources like salmon, tuna and cereals.