Higher vitamin D levels may be associated with higher levels of sunlight exposure and higher intake of vitamin D by diet
Sevilay Muratli, Fatih Tufan, Gulistan Bahat, Mehmet Akif Karan
Department of Geriatrics, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
We read the article by Al-Eisa et al1 entitled “Correlation between vitamin D levels and muscle fatigue risk factors based on physical activity in healthy older adults,” regarding an important subject – the association among vitamin D deficiency, physical activity, and muscle fatigue; the findings of this study indicate that increased physical activity is associated with higher vitamin D levels and less fatigue. We would like to comment on this well-designed and performed study.
View the original paper by Al-Eisa and colleagues.
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Published Date: 3 November 2015