Vitamin D deficiency increases risk of dementia

15 Aug

A recent paper in the journal Neurology: “Vitamin D and the risk of dementia and Alzheimer disease”

From the abstract:

“Our results confirm that vitamin D deficiency is associated with a substantially increased risk of all-cause dementia and Alzheimer disease. This adds to the ongoing debate about the role of vitamin D in nonskeletal conditions.”

The entire paper can be found here.

In this video, Dr. Greger talks about Vitamin D supplements:

 

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