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The same annual dose of 292 000 IU of vitamin D(3) (cholecalciferol) on either daily or... - 0 views

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    The same annual dose of 292 000 IU of vitamin D(3) (cholecalciferol) on either daily or four monthly basis for elderly women: 1-year comparative study of the effects on serum 25(OH)D(3) concentrations and renal function.
    Pekkarinen T, Välimäki VV, Aarum S, Turpeinen U, Hämäläinen E, Löyttyniemi E, Välimäki MJ.
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 2009 May 25. [Epub ahead of print]
    PMID: 19486025
    DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2265.2009.03637.x
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Low vitamin D levels may impair thinking | Health | Reuters - 0 views

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    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - New research suggests that low vitamin D levels in the body are associated with thinking or "cognitive" impairments in older men, but whether vitamin D supplements can help is not yet known.

    In the study, an investigation of European men, subjects with low levels of vitamin D scored worse on a standard test of cognitive ability than did their peers with normal levels, Dr. David M. Lee, from the University of Manchester, UK, and co-researchers found. Although, the authors emphasize, the difference in scores was not that great.
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Long-term effects of giving nursing home residents bread fortified with 125 microg (500... - 0 views

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    Long-term effects of giving nursing home residents bread fortified with 125 microg (5000 IU) vitamin D(3) per daily serving.
    Mocanu V, Stitt PA, Costan AR, Voroniuc O, Zbranca E, Luca V, Vieth R.
    Am J Clin Nutr. 2009 Apr;89(4):1132-7. Epub 2009 Feb 25.
    PMID: 19244376
    doi:10.3945/ajcn.2008.26890
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Long-term effects of giving nursing home residents bread fortified with 125 {micro}g (5... - 0 views

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    Long-term effects of giving nursing home residents bread fortified with 125 {micro}g (5000 IU) vitamin D3 per daily serving.
    Mocanu V, Stitt PA, Costan AR, Voroniuc O, Zbranca E, Luca V, Vieth R.
    Am J Clin Nutr. 2009 Feb 25. [Epub ahead of print]
    PMID: 19244376
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Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D Concentration and Cognitive Impairment. - J Geriatr Psychiatr... - 0 views

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    Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D Concentration and Cognitive Impairment.\nLlewellyn DJ, Langa K, Lang I.\nJ Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol. 2009 Feb 4. [Epub ahead of print]\nPMID: 19073839 \ndoi:10.1177/0891988708327888\n
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Vital Signs - Aging - Vitamin D Levels Tied to Dementia Risk - NYTimes.com - 0 views

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    Low blood levels of vitamin D may be associated with an increased risk for dementia, a British study has found.
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