The latest information on how consuming the recommended amount of vitamin D, could help protect us, our families and loved ones, against COVID-19 and similar viruses that could suddenly appear and devastate our health and way of life.
Tuesday, 2 June 2020
A Growing Body of Circumstantial Evidence Specifically Links Outcomes of COVID-19 & Vitamin D Status
"A role for vitamin D in the response to COVID-19 infection could be twofold. First, vitamin D supports production of antimicrobial peptides in the respiratory epithelium, thus making infection with the virus and development of COVID-19 symptoms less likely. Second, vitamin D might help to reduce the inflammatory response to infection with SARS-CoV-2." May 2020: This article written by Fiona Mitchell, can be read in the Lancet. https://www.thelancet.com/journals/landia/article/PIIS2213-8587(20)30183-2/fulltext