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Investigating vitamin D for reducing arterial stiffness

Vitamin D deficiency is correlated with stiffness of the arteries, which is a predictor of cardiovascular disease. This meta-analysis looked at clinical trials to see if vitamin D supplementation can affect arterial stiffness.

Study under review: The Effects of Correction of Vitamin D Deficiency on Arterial Stiffness: A Systematic Review and Updated Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials

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What do randomized controlled trials say about the effect of vitamin D supplementation on arterial stiffness among people with vitamin D deficiency?

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