New study reveals a strong link between vitamin D deficiency and increased mortality, especially diabetes-related deaths
Embargo 0001H UK time Friday 19 September New research presented at this year’s Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) in Barcelona, Spain (16-20 Sept) reveals that vitamin D deficiency is strongly linked to increased mortality, especially in younger and middle-aged people, and is particularly associated with diabetes-related deaths. The research was