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MS Risk Higher in Women with Low Levels of Vitamin D, Finnish Study Finds

There are risks of low vitamin D levels.

Women with low levels of vitamin D in their blood are more likely to develop multiple sclerosis (MS) later in life, finds a large-scale study on women in Finland.

The study, “25-Hydroxyvitamin D deficiency and risk of MS among women in the Finnish Maternity Cohort,” appeared in the journal Neurology.

Several studies have suggested a link between levels of vitamin D, or 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25[OH]D), and MS later in life. However, most of these studies were conducted in small groups and with limited capacity of analyzing vitamin D’s impact on MS.

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