In the largest study to date, researchers found that people with low vitamin D levels have increased risk for developing COVID-19. Low levels were also associated with the risk of hospitalization from COVID-19. As much as 70% of the adult population worldwide has insufficient or deficient levels of vitamin D. This study stresses the importance of individuals obtaining the daily recommended dose of vitamin D, whether through supplements or spending 30 minutes in sunlight.
That’s Gotta Hurt
The Injuries That Changed Sports Forever
Through the stories of a dozen athletes whose injuries and recovery advanced the field (including Joan Benoit, Michael Jordan, Brandi Chastain, and Tommy John), Dr. Geier explains how sports medicine makes sports safer for the pros, amateurs, student-athletes, and weekend warriors alike.Get the Book