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 ...
Vitamin D supplements get a ‘D’ for fall prevention
By Michael Woodhead
19 Apr 2018