• Vitamin D holds 'more unknowns than knowns' for autoimmune diseases

    2 days ago - By Healio

    Vitamin D may be just one factor in the combination of “bad genes” and “bad luck” that causes autoimmune disease, according to a presenter at the 2020 Congress of Clinical Rheumatology-West.
    “There is evidence that vitamin D can affect the modulation and natural history of autoimmune diseases,” M. Eric Gershwin, MD, chief of the division of rheumatology, allergy and clinical immunology at the University of California at Davis, said in his presentation. “But just evidence, not proof.”
    Gershwin explained why it is so difficult to make the leap from
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