Medical News / ASH 2021 - Low Vitamin D Levels Lead to Pain Problems for Sickle Cell Patients

High dose vitamin D supplementation has been linked to fewer pain days and higher physical activity scores for patients with chronic pain. New data from the 2021 American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting & Exposition shows vitamin D deficiencies cause more pain problems for patients with sickle cell disease (SCD). Source: MDMag To view the third party content, kindly click on the link below or read more. You will then leave this site and enter a third party site.

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