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Researchers Discover How Vitamin D May Benefit MS

Researchers Discover How Vitamin D May Benefit MS

There has been an ongoing debate as to how vitamin D may benefit people suffering from multiple sclerosis. Studies have shown that this nutrient offers a means to prevent or ease the symptoms of the disease. But the scientists do not know the underlying reasons behind it. The association was based on the observation that

Vitamin D-Based Treatment For MS Shows Promise

Vitamin D-Based Treatment For MS Shows Promise

Multiple sclerosis is a type of disease that can have a substantial effect to a person’s life. This neurodegenerative disease is difficult to diagnose early. Doctors can only diagnose the disease once the neurological signs are already present, from blurry vision, numb foot or unsteady legs. By that time, the disease may already be on

Research Identifies Vitamin D Function In Combating MS

Research Identifies Vitamin D Function In Combating MS

Scientists and researchers have known for years about the link between vitamin D and MS. But what they don’t know is that how exactly the said vitamin works in trying to prevent multiple sclerosis. They do not have any idea about the underlying mechanism that may be involved. A recent research may now help them

Vitamin D, Sun Exposure Lowers MS Risk

Vitamin D, Sun Exposure Lowers MS Risk

Researchers have long known about the role that vitamin D and sun exposure may play on multiple sclerosis. There have been studies that have shown how the said vitamin may have an effect on people suffering from MS. A recent research may further show proof that vitamin D and enough sun exposure may also lower

UK Experts Advice: "Enjoy More Sun, Safely"

UK Experts Advice: "Enjoy More Sun, Safely"

A new advice coming from UK experts and organizations recommend that people should cautiously try to enjoy the sun safely, including a few minutes of sun exposure during the middle of the day without using sunscreen. This came after people wanted some clarity regarding the effectiveness of Vitamin D where a lot of questions concerning

MS, Arthritis Other Ailments Linked To Lack Of Sunshine

MS, Arthritis Other Ailments Linked To Lack Of Sunshine

Researchers suggest in a recent study that insufficient exposure to sunshine and the resulting lack of vitamin D can play a role in the development of a wide range of diseases which includes MS, arthritis Type 1 diabetes and even some cancers. A study conducted by scientists from Oxford University has succeeded in finding the