• Higher-dose vitamin D ‘promising approach' to prevent type 2 diabetes

    3 days ago - By Healio

    Daily vitamin D supplementation to achieve blood levels of vitamin D higher than typically recommended for bone health may reduce risk for type 2 diabetes among adults with prediabetes, according to a new analysis of the D2d study.
    “Among people with prediabetes, in addition to optimizing lifestyle to lose and maintain normal weight, supplementation with daily vitamin D may help reduce risk of developing diabetes,” Anastassios G. Pittas, MD, MS, professor of medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine and Tufts Medical Center in Boston, told Healio. “Intermittent, high
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