The US Preventive Services Task Force recommends exercise to prevent falls in at-risk community-dwelling adults aged 65 years and older.
In patients with rheumatoid arthritis, vitamin D deficiency was shown to be associated with increased neuropathic pain.
In patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis, levels of serum vitamin D are closely related to cholesterol levels and other risk factors for cardiovascular disease.
A relationship may be present between serum vitamin D levels and chronic tension-type headaches.
Middle-aged men with low serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) concentrations had a markedly higher risk of frequent headache.
"Vitamin D replacement treatment in patients with nonspecific CWP has provided improvements in musculoskeletal symptoms."
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