The Incidence of Type 2 Diabetes in Patients Receiving Vitamin D Supplementation — ADA 2019
Jun 22, 2019
Editor: Steve Freed, R.PH., CDE
Author: Adam Chalela, B.S. Doctor of Pharmacy Candidate USF College of Pharmacy
The role of 25-hydroxyvitamin D in the progression of type 2 diabetes continues to be explored after a recent study observes diabetes incidence in high risk patients receiving vitamin supplementation.
Patients with prediabetes or at an increased risk for developing type 2 diabetes are encouraged to make lifestyle modifications aimed at improving glycemic homeostasis through macronutrient control and weight loss…