Vitamin D and DiabetesWednesday, March 04, 2015
Are you vitamin D deficient? Have no idea? Perhaps it is time to discuss this topic with your healthcare provider about getting your Vitamin D levels checked.
Increased Risk for Diabetes
Low levels of vitamin D have been linked to an increased risk of type 2 diabetes. One study found that obese people without diabetes had higher vitamin D levels than those that had diabetes. According to a study conducted in Spain, vitamin D levels were more closely connected to blood glucose levels than BMI. (1)