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Vitamin D status seems to be associated with reduced disease activity in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) and a slower rate of disease progression, a new study has suggested.
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Patients taking interferon-beta received almost three times as much vitamin D from sun exposure.
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Patients with chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) who have not responded to interferon treatments, experience long-term benefits when they switch to the targeted drug imatinib, according to a new study.
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Vitamin D is not just important for building strong bones, but also plays an essential role in the body’s fight against infections such as tuberculosis, according to scientists.