Bone health

Vitamin D supplements get a ‘D’ for fall prevention

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force has downgraded its recommendation for use of vitamin D supplements in falls prevention. In an update to its 2012 advice, the USPSTF now recommends exercise interventions to prevent falls in community-dwelling adults 65 years or older who are at increased risk for falls. After reviewing the most recent evidence the ...

Already a member?

Login to keep reading.

© 2021 the limbic