Vitamin D may help protect women against advanced AMD

Researchers have discovered a strong protective association between Vitamin D and the prevalence of early AMD. It is believed that vitamin D affects the immune system and helps protect against inflammatory diseases. Women who are deficient in vitamin D may be at a higher risk of developing AMD.

Vitamin D plays key role in diabetic retinopathy prevention

Your mother was right when she told you to take your daily vitamins. Researchers say that Vitamin D plays a key role in preventing diabetic retinopathy and that simply taking a multivitamin could help patients avoid developing the condition.

U.S. Children Low in Vitamin D

Many U.S. children have insufficient levels of vitamin D, which raises their risk for some diseases