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Higher Death Rates Have Been Noted in People With Low Levels of Vitamin D

images.jpgThe findings of a new research suggest that low levels of vitamin D may increase death risk from heart disease and other causes. It provides critical evidence about the role of vitamin D for good sound health.

The study found that the patients who had the lowest levels of vitamin D in their blood had two times higher odds to die from any disease in the coming eight years of their lives than those whose levels of vitamin D were at the highest levels.

According to experts, these results mustn’t be seen as a reason to spend hours in the sun and start popping vitamin D pills.

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