Covid 19

Vitamin D in modulating immune response and immunopathology associated with COVID-19 The first incidence of COVID-19 was reported in the Wuhan city of Hubei province in China in late December 2019. Because of failure in timely closing of borders of the affected region, COVID-19 spread across...

Vitamin D boosts immunity to overcome COVID challenge The immune system defends the host against harmful microorganisms (bacteria, viruses, fungi, parasites). The immune system has developed to incorporate a variety of specialized cell types, communication molecules, and functional responses to deal with this wide range of...

Vitamin D Blood Levels Above 50ng/mL Reduces COVID-19 Death Rate A severe viral infection of the lower respiratory tract is caused by the highly contagious coronavirus-2 (SARS-cov-2). The virus has spread all over the world since its first appearance, causing serious human casualties, economic losses, and...

Vitamin D in modulating immune response and immunopathology associated with COVID-19 The first incidence of COVID-19 was reported in the Wuhan city of Hubei province in China in late December 2019. Because of failure in timely closing of borders of the affected region, COVID-19 spread across...

Vitamin D supplementation and enhanced immune response ·        Most elderly population are characterized by elevated levels of blood biomarkers that carries high susceptibility to chronic morbidity, disability, frailty and pre mature death  - concept termed as inflammageing1. Deficiencies of micronutrients pre dispose to further immunity challenges to elderly...

·         The use of dietary supplements has been advocated by various medical boards, medical personnel since the beginning of COVID 19 pandemic (Adams, 2020). A biologically plausible role exists for certain vitamins and minerals in immune pathways. For example, vitamin D has been suggested to reduce SARS-CoV-...

High Dose Vitamin D Supplementation Therapy & Evidence in COVID-19 Vitamin D and COVID 19 – High dose supplementation therapy and Evidences ·         A well-established association that Vitamin D deficiency and COVID 19 infection susceptibility, severity and mortality stems from several observational studies (Jain, 2020) (Grant, 2020) (De...