Vitamin D has been shown to play an important role in liver function. Now a new study in Western Europeans shows that vitamin D lowers the risk of developing hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), the main form of liver cancer. “Despite evidence that vitamin D supports liver health, the association between vitamin D levels and HCC had not been fully examined,” said Fedirko, who is also lead author of the study.

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