RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Vitamin D can be an ally in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic according to a study conducted by scientists at the University of Turin in Italy. According to the study, the vitamin is not a cure, but rather a tool capable of reducing the risk factors of the disease.
The study found that most of the patients hospitalized for the Covid-19 showed vitamin D deficiency, particularly the elderly.
"Offsetting this large vitamin deficiency can be achieved mainly by exposure to sunlight as far as possible, even on balconies and terraces, eating vitamin D-rich . . .