Vitamin D is the “in” or “designer” vitamin these days. Conventional physicians, as well as proponents of natural medicine, all seem to agree we need to take extra vitamin D. Here is another reason why:
Colorectal cancer patients with vitamin D deficiency see worse outcomes
By SHALMALI PAL
Investigators at Memorial-Sloan Kettering plan to tease out exactly how much vitamin D is enough to improve survival prospects.
Numerous epidemiological studies have strongly suggested that vitamin D has a protective effect against cancer, including breast, prostate, and colon. But the data for these studies were gathered before the cancer diagnosis (see Related Reading below). Researchers at New York’s Memorial-Sloan Kettering Cancer Center have, for the first time, documented levels at the time of cancer diagnosis.
Read all about it by going to:
Cancernetwork.com/colorectal cancer/vitamin D
Feel good, keep smiling and take some extra vitamin D each and every day! Pat & Pattie