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You can rest assured that we are implementing the necessary procedures for as recommended by the CDC. The procedures include:
- Limiting number of patients in the office
- Sanitizing surfaces
- Checking temperature of everyone entering the office
- Wearing masks
- Maintaining physical distancing between patients
Is Vitamin D important in fighting COVID -19 infection?
Several different studies have found that the highest death rates from COVID-19 occurred in populations that had a higher percentage of people with low vitamin D and that the sickest patients had the lowest levels of vitamin D.
Vitamin D is an important component for the optimum function of the immune system. Experts believe vitamin D may help to prevent the over reaction of the immune system called a cytokine storm, which can be fatal.