Visakhapatnam: A balanced and nutritious diet can help those recovering from Covid-19 to meet the body’s increased nutritional needs, experts said during an international webinar hosted by the GITAM University Department of Biochemistry and Bioinformatics on “Covid Care “Was organized and given the complications after Covid-19“ on Saturday.
The President of New York’s Long Beach Chemists, Dr. Bhanu Prasad Gadde said Covid-19 is a very complex disease. “A healthy vitamin D3 level can generally protect against respiratory diseases. Vitamin D3 has both anti-inflammatory and immunoregulatory properties and is crucial for activating the defenses of the immune system. ”
The well-known occupational physician Dr. G Vijay said most Covid-19 patients lost their lives due to a vitamin D3 deficiency. “The Covid-19 patients who had adequate vitamin D levels had a lower risk of dying from the disease.”
GITAM Institute of Science Rector Prof. M Sarathchandra Babu, Webinar Organization Secretary Prof. K Vijaya Rachel and others attended.