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Sorting Out Whether Vitamin D Deficiency Raises COVID-19 Risk

Link to Scientific Article :
Sorting Out Whether Vitamin D Deficiency Raises COVID-19 Risk

Date of Publication: January 2021

Regardless of whether vitamin D protects against COVID-19, adequate levels are important for bone health. “Avoiding vitamin D deficiency is always a goal,” Ross wrote. “If the diet doesn’t include vitamin D fortified milk or natural products like fish, then a supplement of the RDA [recommended dietary allowance] amount (600-1000 IU per day) provides good assurance. I consider this a ‘good idea,’ but I don’t want to leave the impression that diet cannot be sufficient.”