Authors:Lips P, de Jongh RT, van schoor NM.

PMID:PMC8674774 doi: 10.1002/jbm4.10585

Abstract

Vitamin D status varies across all continents and countries. Vitamin D status usually is adequate in Latin America and Australia, but in contrast it is very low in the Middle East and some countries in Asia. Trends in vitamin D status, whether it improves or declines over the years, carry important messages. Trends usually are small, but can be predictors and indicators of general hea