Higher Vitamin D Levels May Increase Survival Rates for Breast, Lymphoma, And Colon Cancer Patients
Summary of the text:
“The results of a meta-analysis published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism revealed that cancer patients with higher baseline vitamin D levels at the time of a diagnosis have better survival rates and remain in remission longer than patients who are vitamin D deficient.
The scientists say the strongest link between vitamin D levels and survival was detected in patients with breast, lymphoma, and colorectal cancer.”
Published in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (2014)
Researchers need to pay close attention to vitamin D levels in people who have been diagnosed with cancer.