Tag: Vitamin D

Types of vitamin D found to have differing impact(s) on human health

March 1, 2022

New research investigating the effects of vitamin D supplementation on human health suggests slight differences – vitamin D3 may be more effective at strengthening the immune system and raising blood levels of vitamin D, compared to vitamin D2, researchers at the University of Surrey, UK, said. In contrast, some study participants – out of several […]

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Vitamin D supplements lower the risk of autoimmune disease

January 31, 2022

A high daily dose of vitamin D was seen to cause over 20% reduction in risk of developing an autoimmune disease, said researchers from Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, US. Autoimmune diseases are a growing concern in the industrialised world, where the chronic condition(s) are noted to be the third leading cause […]

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