Dr. Grant reviews a recent paper that provides additional evidence supporting the role of vitamin D and magnesium in maintaining optimal health.
Tag Archives: Magnesium
Recent research found that obese adults have lower micronutrient intakes compared to normal weight adults.
There is a great need to start looking at magnesium deficiency as a serious and common health problem. However, there are some barriers in testing if people are getting enough.
Data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) revealed a statistically significant link between magnesium intake and vitamin D status.
Dr Cannell brings attention to prevalent magnesium deficiency and the need for more interest from health care providers and researchers.
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.
Dr Cannell talks with a woman who recently had surgery for hyperparathyroidism, who also has osteoporosis.
Dr Cannell explains the difference between activated vitamin D and 25(OH)D levels in the blood.
Dr Cannell discusses the latest research on medications used to treat GERD and heartburn and how they deplete our body’s magnesium stores.