Effects of vitamin D supplementation on musculoskeletal health: a systematic review, meta-analysis, and trial sequential analysis – The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology

Our findings suggest that vitamin D supplementation does not prevent fractures or falls, or have clinically meaningful effects on bone mineral density via Effects of vitamin D supplementation on musculoskeletal health: a systematic review, meta-analysis, and trial sequential analysis – The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology

Making progress on the global crisis of obesity and weight management | The BMJ

This is the most comprehensive review I have read on the topic of obesity.  It’s a 30 min read.   It appears to me that we have become victims of our own economic development and an uncontrolled food industry. The study did not include longitudinal studies on physical activity.    One wonders if rationing as in during the war might be… Read More Making progress on the global crisis of obesity and weight management | The BMJ

Katherine Switzer, 71 runs the London Marathon

https://mobile.twitter.com/BBC100women/status/987665961741373440/video/1 Katherine Switzer, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon about to run the London Marathon at 71. I am inspired p.  The 10 k Sun Run today and reminds me that I did it many years ago and that I owe a debt to Katherine Switzer. I needed to get off the sofa… Read More Katherine Switzer, 71 runs the London Marathon