The findings suggest that vitamin D supplementation may help to treat non-motor symptoms associated with Parkinson’s disease.
“As various non-motor symptoms place a burden on individuals with Parkinson’s disease and their caregivers, vitamin D might be a potential add-on therapy for improving these neglected symptoms,” said senior author Chun-Feng Liu, MD, PhD, of the Second Affiliated Hospital of Soochow University, in China.
Full bibliographic information
Relationship between 25-Hydroxyvitamin D, bone density, and Parkinson’s disease symptoms. Acta Neurol Scand. 2019; 00: 1– 7.