A study led by a team of researchers from Northwestern University in the US has looked at data from coronavirus cases across 10 countries, including China, Iran, Germany and Italy. They compared this with data on the levels of vitamin D in the
New research has found that women with high concentrations of vitamin D have a much lower chance of developing cancer. Avoiding the sun “is a risk factor for death of a similar magnitude as smoking” the authors wrote in a recent issue of the Journal of Internal Medicine. Compared with those with the highest sun exposure, life expectancy for those who avoided sun dropped by 0.6 to 2.1 years.