Annual high-dose vitamin D3 and mental well-being: randomised controlled trial.

  title={Annual high-dose vitamin D3 and mental well-being: randomised controlled trial.},
  author={Kerrie M Sanders and Amanda L. Stuart and Elizabeth Williamson and Felice N Jacka and Seetal Dodd and Geoffrey Charles Nicholson and Michael Berk},
  journal={The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science},
  volume={198 5},
BACKGROUND Epidemiological evidence supports a relationship between vitamin D and mental well-being, although evidence from large-scale placebo-controlled intervention trials is lacking. AIMS To examine if vitamin D supplementation has a beneficial effect on mood in community-dwelling older women; if a single annual large dose of vitamin D has a role in the prevention of depressive symptoms; and if there is an association between serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels and mental health. METHOD A… CONTINUE READING
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