Previous studies have shown that people with type 1 diabetes mellitus have low levels of 25-hydroxy vitamin D (25OHD), a serum as a marker of vitamin D status. However, most of these studies were conducted among people whose sunlight exposure may be limited since they were living in high latitudes in northern Europe. A new study shows that vitamin D levels among children with type 1 diabetes mellitus are low, even in a subtropical region, where sunlight exposure is much greater, particularly in Australia. Vitamin D is synthesized in the skin which has been exposed to ultraviolet B radiation from […]Continue reading Low Vitamin D Levels Linked to Type 1 Diabetes
Disclaimer: The information on this site is not intended or implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. All content, including text, graphics, images and information, contained on or available through this web site is for general information purposes only. Natural Health Sherpa LLC makes no representation and assumes no responsibility for the accuracy of information contained on or available through this web site, and such information is subject to change without notice. You are encouraged to confirm any information obtained from or through this web site with other sources, and review all information regarding any medical condition or treatment with your physician.