Study: Low vitamin D could increase weight gain in older women

06/26/2012 | HealthDay News

Women age 65 and older who had low vitamin D levels gained 18.5 pounds over five years, compared with 16.4 pounds in women with normal vitamin D levels, suggesting that deficiencies in the "sunshine vitamin" may be associated with weight gain in older women, researchers reported in the Journal of Women's Health.

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