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Treating COVID-19 with Vitamin D

Over the past several months I have been writing and broadcasting about the potential role of vitamin D as it relates to COVID-19. Understanding the multiple roles that vitamin D plays in regulating immunity...

Effect of Calcifediol Treatment and best Available Therapy versus best Available Therapy on Intensive Care Unit Admission and Mortality Among Patients Hospitalized for COVID-19: A Pilot Randomized Clinical study

Coronavirus Conversations – Day 40

Join me on Facebook, for our daily Coronavirus Community Conversation. I'll share some of the latest news and science, answer your questions, and offer a forum where we can connect in the time of social dist...

Evidence that Vitamin D Supplementation Could Reduce Risk of Influenza and COVID-19 Infections and Deaths

Sunshine: A Natural Mood Enhancer

Are you feeling down or blue? If you are then one thing's for sure: you've likely encountered any number of natural products being promoted for their potential ability to benefit and improve your mood. Every...

Vitamin D and the omega-3 fatty acids control serotonin synthesis and action, part 2: relevance for ADHD, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and impulsive behavior

Vitamin D and Alzheimer’s Disease: Could Deficiency Increase Your Risk?

You know, we've explored, several times now, the relationship between vitamin D levels and risks for severe health complications, including dementia. Notably, my colleague Dr. Dale Bredesen has written and r...

Sun Exposure and Your Health

We’ve all been told that it’s a good idea to get a little sunshine each day. Reasons include the fact that this helps generate a bit of vitamin D, and that we basically just feel better when we’re exposed to...

The Beneficial Role of Vitamin D in Alzheimer’s Disease

Vitamin D & the Gut