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Vitamin D's role extends to easing IBS symptoms

Discussion in 'Vitamin B12, D and other deficiencies' started by arewenearlythereyet, Jan 29, 2018.

  1. arewenearlythereyet

    arewenearlythereyet Senior Member (Voting Rights)

    UK Study showing a link between low vitamin D status and IBS symptom severity. Written by Dr Bernard Corfe Oncology lecturer at University of Sheffield.

    This piqued my interest. Its calling for more RCT information but suggests that vitamin D status needs to be tested alongside all patients with IBS since there appears to be a connection. He also suggests that supplementation may help reduce symptom severity.


    Abstract for the paper here:

    Vitamin D status in irritable bowel syndrome and the impact of supplementation on symptoms: what do we know and what do we need to know?


    Moosie, JohnM, Wonko and 4 others like this.

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