New research suggests vitamin D and calcium supplementation can be used as an adjunct for periodontal therapy.
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A recent study found that vitamin D and calcium supplements did not improve menopausal symptoms.
By taking 5,000 IU vitamin D every day, do you absorb enough calcium from your diet without having to rely on supplements?
Researchers at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine recently studied calcium and magnesium intakes and incidence of lung cancer in 71,000 Chinese women.
Dr Cannell discusses some research, some nutrients and some of his own habits to ensure optimal bone health, outside of just focusing on calcium and vitamin D.
A recent study found that low doses of vitamin D and calcium taken together offered little protection against dementia for older women.
Two recent studies raised the possibility that calcium supplements may increase the risk of cardiovascular disease. Let’s take a look at the results.
Research presented at the American Academy of Family Physicians reports there were no toxic calcium levels seen in patients taking high-doses of vitamin D.
In a long-term follow up of the Women’s Health Initiative, researchers found that calcium plus vitamin D was associated with a decreased risk of vertebral fractures.
Research presented last week at the Annual Endocrine Society meeting shows that vitamin D supplementation is safe for patients with high serum calcium levels.