The study, entitled “ was conducted by ,”Sankar Bandyopadhyay, MD of Penn State Hershey Neurology in Hershey, Pennsylvania, andSol Dejesus, MD., a Neurology Fellow at The University of Florida Health Center for Movement Disorders & Neurorestoration in Gainesville, Florida, and a physician at Penn State Hershey Center. The AANEM Annual Meeting is the premier event focusing on diagnosis and treatment of neuromuscular diseases and electrodiagnostic (EDX) medicine.
The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence of Vitamin D Deficiency among patients seen in the neuromuscular clinics in a central Pennsylvania academic institution in fall and winter months. The Harvard biomarker study published in October 2013 in Neurology journal showed a deficiency in 17.6% Parkinson’s Disease
patients compared to 9.3 %controls.
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*****I'm currently taking 5,000 IUs of Vitamin D daily as per my doctors orders. ~Suddenly MS