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Society Media Ambassador shares his views on vitamin D and COVID-19

19 Jan 2021


The role of vitamin D in treating and preventing COVID-19 has caused some controversy amongst experts, following a review by the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence which suggests there is no evidence vitamin D supplements can help fight off the virus.

Society for Endocrinology Member and Media Ambassador, and Consultant Endocrinologist at the Royal Infirmary in Newcastle, Dr Richard Quinton, speaks to BBC World News about the importance of vitamin D in fighting off COVID-19. Watch his video interview to hear his views and recommended dosage. 

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