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One in 8 older adults in Ireland are deficient in vitamin D

20:00 EDT 3 Sep 2017 | AAAS

(Trinity College Dublin) The figure rises to one in four during the dark winters in Ireland, while the research also points to rising age, smoking, living alone, and living in a lower socioeconomic background as factors associated with deficiency. The research has significant implications for people living in other sunlight-starved countries across the globe.

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