Effects of weight loss on serum vitamin D in postmenopausal women.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

The American journal of clinical nutrition, Volume 94, Issue 1, p.95-103 (2011)

Keywords:

2011, Aged, Caloric Restriction, Center-Authored Paper, Exercise, Female, Humans, Middle Aged, Postmenopause, Prevention Center Core Facility, Public Health Sciences Division, September 2011, Shared Resources, Sunlight, Vitamin D, Weight Loss

Abstract:

Low concentrations of circulating vitamin D are common with obesity and may represent a potential mechanism explaining the elevated risk of certain cancers and cardiovascular outcomes observed in individuals who are overweight or obese.