Childhood obesity is associated with cardiovascular-disease (CVD) risk factors, an unfavorable lipid profile and reduced levels of 25(OH)D. The aim of our study is to evaluate whether vitamin D supplementation may play a role in the assessment of the CVD risk factors in overweight/obese children and adolescents.

Vitamin D Supplementation in the Assessment of Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Overweight and Obese Children

Pecoraro, Luca;Serafin, Angela;Antoniazzi, Franco;Dalle Carbonare, Luca;Piacentini, Giorgio;Pietrobelli, Angelo
2022

Abstract

Childhood obesity is associated with cardiovascular-disease (CVD) risk factors, an unfavorable lipid profile and reduced levels of 25(OH)D. The aim of our study is to evaluate whether vitamin D supplementation may play a role in the assessment of the CVD risk factors in overweight/obese children and adolescents.
25(OH)D
ALT
HDL-C
LDL-C
cardiovascular risk factors
childhood obesity
total cholesterol
vitamin D supplementation
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