According to the researchers, people with normal and above normal levels of vitamin D in their blood have a much better chance of recovering from coronavirus disease.
In particular, among people over 40 years old with a normal amount of vitamin D, mortality rates from coronavirus are 51.5% lower.
As it was reported earlier, Covid-19 was detected in 33,058,718 people from all over the world, 998,747 of those passed away. Already 24,411,772 people have overcome the dangerous disease.
In Lublin, Poland, the world's first drug for coronavirus infection, which was created on the plasma of patients who recovered from the disease, was presented. According to representatives of the Biomed Lublin company, the drug was created on the basis of the plasma of recovered people and contains antibodies that neutralize the coronavirus. Clinical trials will be carried out, inter alia, by doctors in Lublin, Bytom, Bialystok, and Warsaw. Work on the creation of drugs has continued since March.