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- Shantavasinkul, Prapimporn Chattranukulchai; Phanachet, Pariya; Puchaiwattananon, Orawan; Chailurkit, La-or; Lepananon, Tanarat; Chanprasertyotin, Suwannee; Ongphiphadhanakul, Boonsong; Warodomwichit, Daruneewan
- Nutrition 2015 v.31 no.6 pp. 801-806
- adiposity; blood serum; body mass index; cross-sectional studies; diabetes; exercise; hospitals; males; obesity; patients; regression analysis; skeletal muscle; vitamin D; vitamin D deficiency; vitamin status; women; Thailand
- ... Vitamin D deficiency is now being recognized as an emerging problem worldwide. Obesity has been found to be associated with lower serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] concentrations due to various mechanisms. There is increasing evidence showing the extraskeletal health benefit of vitamin D. Previous studies demonstrated the relationship between vitamin D and adiposity. However, the association bet ...