Corporate Website Edition
Bookmark and Share Email this page Email Print this page Print Feed Feed

Rethinking Calcium Supplements

Look to Food for This Essential Mineral

New research warns that calcium supplements can be associated with a 30 percent increased risk of heart attacks. The findings were consistent across trials and were independent of the age and sex of those researched, as well as the type of supplement. The researchers stress that these findings only pertain to calcium supplements, and not to higher dietary intake through calcium-rich foods.

British Medical Journal, 2010

Add your comment:

See More »This Month

Retail Solutions

Reuse, Repurpose and Recycle Plastic Bags

Gigantic Grid

Global Benefits of World’s Largest Public Computing Project

Exercise Now!

Stick-With-It Tips Keep Your New Year’s Resolution Going

Survey Says

Most Scientists Don’t See Science and Spirituality at Odds

Reliable Source

Americans Trust Scientists for Information on Global Warming

Raising Healthy Eaters

How to Train Children’s Palates from the Cradle On