Type 2 Diabetes Has Nothing To Do With Vitamin D Deficiency, Medical Report

October 1, 2014 4:32 PM

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A latest research has challenged the proof from previous observational studies which recommend that higher concentrations of circulating vitamin D might prevent type 2 diabetes and this fact led to the latest theory that the development of type 2 diabetes is not linked with vitamin D insufficiency. On the other hand, because the study was observational, it couldn’t straightly observe the cause-effect relationship between the two conditions.

This research performed by Dr Nita Forouhi, at the University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, UK, and her coworkers examined the connection between diabetes risk and vitamin D by reviewing the genes that control blood levels of vitamin D.

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