By: Everyday Health
Scientists are learning more about the connection between diabetes and vitamin D. Find out why vitamin D deficiency may be a risk factor for type 1 diabetes.
By Karen Appold
Medically reviewed by Cynthia Haines, MD
Numerous studies have found an association between low levels of vitamin D and increased risk for type 1 diabetes, but researchers are still exploring whether low vitamin D is actually a cause of the disease.
A recent study published in the American Journal of Epidemiology found that young adults who have sufficient levels of vitamin D…(read more) http://www.everydayhealth.com/type-1-diabetes...
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