Vitamin D supplementation has no effect on insulin resistance assessment in women with polycystic ovary syndrome and vitamin D deficiency.

@article{Ardabili2012VitaminDS,
  title={Vitamin D supplementation has no effect on insulin resistance assessment in women with polycystic ovary syndrome and vitamin D deficiency.},
  author={Hania R Ardabili and Bahram Pourghassem Gargari and Laya Farzadi},
  journal={Nutrition research},
  year={2012},
  volume={32 3},
  pages={
          195-201
        }
}
Insulin resistance is one of the most common features of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Some studies suggest that vitamin D deficiency may have a role in insulin resistance; thus, the aim of the current study was to determine the effect of vitamin D supplementation on insulin resistance in women with PCOS and a vitamin D deficiency. We hypothesized that vitamin D supplementation would lower the glucose level and insulin resistance in women with PCOS and a vitamin D deficiency. The current… CONTINUE READING