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Calcium Articles


No evidence that calcium supplements work

30th September 2015

Study finds there is no evidence to show supplements boost bones or prevent fractures.

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Vitamin D won't prevent broken bones

27th February 2013

Research shows vitamin D and calcium supplements have no benefits for post-menopausal women.

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Calcium lowers risk of hormone disorder

19th October 2012

Study suggests women who supplement their diet with calcium lower risk of hyperparathyroidism.

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Calcium supplements could be making prostate cancer worse

8th August 2012

Researchers warn that prostate cancer patients could be making their condition worse by taking calcium supplements.

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Calcium may increase risk of heart attack

24th May 2012

Researchers say calcium supplements should be taken with caution as they may raise risk of heart attack.

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Extra calcium 'no benefit'

25th May 2011

Research suggests people trying to stave off osteoporosis in later life do not benefit from taking extra calcium.

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Older men should exercise for bone health

1st February 2011

Vitamin D and calcium supplements does not seem to boost bone health in older males.

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Risk of heart attack increased by calcium pills

30th July 2010

Calcium supplements can increase the risk of a heart attack by 30%.

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Nutrition study

4th May 2010

Scientists try to figure out why cola may cause calcium to be drawn out of bones.

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Dairy food 'extends' childrens' lives

28th July 2009

A study shows children with high calcium intakes have fewer strokes and deaths from heart disease.

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