Stay Young With D

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Everyone wants to live a long and healthy life.  When we get older, we would like to prevent being weak and frail.  Exercise throughout your life certainly helps keep you strong into your golden years.

A new study from Australia suggests that vitamin D maybe as important.  Over sixteen hundred men had measurements of frailty and vitamin D tested.

The results showed that vitamin D levels were associated with 4 out of 5 measurements for frailty including muscle strength, exhaustion, and slow walking speed.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2013

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