The latest signs of understanding came Corona Virus And its damage to the body from SpainWhere the University Marquis de Valdesia Hospital in the city of Santander, in the north of the country, conducted an analysis of virus patients over a specific period of time.
The study concluded that 80 percent of the study sample of 216 patients were deficient Vitamin D”.
This percentage of patients were suffering from severe infection from the virus, which required their transfer to hospital.
The study also showed that vitamin D was lower in men than in women.
Jose Hernandez, one of the participants in the study, said that the lifestyle and what is known as “co-morbidity” (a group of disorders that a person suffers from at the same time) could explain the problem of men with this vitamin.
Vivid Hernandez on the positive effect of vitamin D on the human immune system.
Previous research had concluded that this vitamin is very important for strengthening the immune system, which means that it is able to combat the “Covid-19” epidemic.
This vitamin helps maintain a healthy immune system and protects against respiratory diseases in general.
There are two main sources of vitamin “D”, which are exposure of the skin to sunlight, and eating certain foods such as eggs, meat, fish and mushrooms. As for fortified foods, they include dairy products, according to the health site “Medicine Web”.