Older adults who take vitamin D supplements may have a lower risk of developing certain cancers.
The study found that vitamin D supplements were associated with a 16% lower risk of cancer.
Vitamin D supplements were also associated with a 13% lower risk of dying from any cause.
The study did not find a significant association between vitamin D supplements and cardiovascular disease or stroke.
The findings suggest that vitamin D supplements may be beneficial for older adults.
Further research is needed to confirm these findings and determine the optimal dose of vitamin D for older adults.