Characteristics of users of supplements containing vitamin D in Canada and associations between dose and 25-hydroxvitamin D.

@article{GreeneFinestone2013CharacteristicsOU,
  title={Characteristics of users of supplements containing vitamin D in Canada and associations between dose and 25-hydroxvitamin D.},
  author={Linda S Greene-Finestone and Kellie A. Langlois and Susan J Whiting},
  journal={Applied physiology, nutrition, and metabolism = Physiologie appliquee, nutrition et metabolisme},
  year={2013},
  volume={38 7},
  pages={707-15}
}
Canadians using supplements containing vitamin D are more likely to have 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) levels consistent with the Recommended Dietary Allowance, particularly with the low UVB exposure during the winter. This study aimed to determine these users' characteristics and to examine the relationship between dosage and 25(OH)D using the 2007-2009 Canadian Health Measures Survey (n = 5604, 6-79 years of age). Logistic regression models examined the odds of supplement use within the… CONTINUE READING

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