A 12-week double-blind randomized clinical trial of vitamin D3 supplementation on body fat mass in healthy overweight and obese women

@inproceedings{Salehpour2012A1D,
  title={A 12-week double-blind randomized clinical trial of vitamin D3 supplementation on body fat mass in healthy overweight and obese women},
  author={Amin Salehpour and Farhad Hosseinpanah and Farzad Shidfar and Mohammadreza Vafa and Maryam Razaghi and Sahar Dehghani and Anahita Hoshiarrad and Mahmoodreza Gohari},
  booktitle={Nutrition journal},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Vitamin D concentrations are linked to body composition indices, particularly body fat mass. Relationships between hypovitaminosis D and obesity, described by both BMI and waist circumference, have been mentioned. We have investigated the effect of a 12-week vitamin D3 supplementation on anthropometric indices in healthy overweight and obese women. METHODS In a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled, parallel-group trial, seventy-seven participants (age 38 ± 8.1 years, BMI 29… CONTINUE READING