November 2017

New analysis: Vitamin D reduces asthma attacks

A new meta-analysis of clinical trials shows that taking vitamin D supplements for 3 months to 1 year can reduce the risk of asthma attacks by 31% to 36% in adults and children with asthma. This is promising, but more evidence is needed to determine the best dose and who is most likely to benefit. Get all the details in the recently updated vitamin D monograph.

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