Low vitamin D levels are associated with symptoms of depression in young adult males.

  title={Low vitamin D levels are associated with symptoms of depression in young adult males.},
  author={Lucinda J. Black and Peter J Jacoby and Karina L. Allen and Gina S Trapp and Prue H Hart and Susan M. Byrne and Trevor Anthony Mori and Lawrence J Beilin and Wendy H Oddy},
  journal={The Australian and New Zealand journal of psychiatry},
  volume={48 5},
OBJECTIVE Results from studies examining associations between serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) concentrations and depressive symptoms are equivocal. We investigated the relationship between serum 25(OH)D concentrations and symptoms of depression, anxiety and stress in a cross-sectional analysis of a population-based sample of young adults participating in the Western Australian Pregnancy Cohort (Raine) Study. METHODS Participants provided a blood sample at the 20-year follow-up (March 2010… CONTINUE READING
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