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Vitamin D boosts chances of walking after hip fracture

Vitamin D boosts chances of walking after hip fracture

Senior citizens who are not vitamin D deficient have a better chance of walking after hip fracture surgery. The findings suggest that vitamin D deficiency could limit mobility in older adults, according to one of the researchers.

Source: Science Daily

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  • Ocean Orthopedic Surgery & Sports Medicine
  • Valley Presbyterian Hospital
  • UCLA Health