Vitamin D Deficiency and Risk for Cardiovascular Disease

by Alexei Andreev Feb 27 2015 updated Mar 26 2015

Theoretical meta-analysis.


From conclusion:

"Several recent epidemiologic studies have demonstrated a strong association between vitamin D insufficiency and risk of cardiovascular disease, risk of diabetes and metabolic syndrome. Several prospective studies have suggested that vitamin D deficiency predisposes individuals to increased risk of incident hypertension, ischemic heart disease, sudden cardiac death or heart failure."