May 13, 2015
People with asthma may have an increased risk of vitamin D deficiency. Vitamin D may help reduce inflammation, decrease asthma severity, and improve treatment. New research suggests that having low vitamin D levels might increase the risk of asthma attacks in people with asthma. The authors concluded that vitamin D levels should be monitored in people with asthma and in those who experience recurrent asthma attacks. Further research is warranted.
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Diane Silverman R.Ph.
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