Sarah 8 Dec 2011 11:07 am The genetic link to vitamin The genetic link to vitamin D deficiency for people with MS:http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-16086004. I found this on the BBC this morning and am posting it here because I can’t seem to make a new topic or blog at the moment: perhaps I am blacklisted! I thought it very important, though, because it suggests a link between vitamin D deficiency and an infection. So maybe the start of the realisation that there is more to MS than autoimmunity ................. SarahA Journey through Light and Shadow Completed Stratton/Wheldon regime for aggressive secondary progressive MS in June 2007, after four years, three of which intermittent. Still improving bit by bit and no relapses since finishing treatment.