Monday Feb 6, 2017
A study completed in January 2017 found that vitamin D supplements taken during a one-year period can significantly increase testosterone levels, erectile function, and indicators of metabolic syndrome in middle-aged men.
The study suggested that inadequate levels of vitamin D are correlated with low testosterone, increased the risk of type 2 diabetes, erectile dysfunction and decreased endothelial function.
Persons given vitamin D supplements during this one-year period saw significant increases in vitamin D levels and total testosterone. There was also improvements in erectile function scores and decreases in estradiol, parathyroid hormone, hemoglobin A1c, low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol, triglycerides, and body mass index.
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