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Alzheimer’s and Dementia Linked to Vitamin D Deficiency

06 Jul

Vitamin D deficiency is associated with a substantially increased risk of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease in older people, according to the most robust study of its kind ever conducted.

Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.alzheimersreadingroom.com

By Bob DeMarco 

Alzheimer’s Reading Room 

An international team, led by Dr David Llewellyn at the University of Exeter Medical School, found that study participants who were severely Vitamin D deficient were more than twice as likely to develop dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. –

See more at: http://www.alzheimersreadingroom.com/2014/08/Alzheimers-Dementia-Vitamin-D-Deficiency.html

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Posted by on July 6, 2015 in alzheimer's

 

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