General health

Calcium Lowers Colorectal Cancer Risk – Natural Products Insider

WASHINGTON—Increased calcium intake may lower the risk of colorectal adenoma and cancer risk, according to research presented at the American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting 2013. In the two-phase study, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine researchers analyzed the relationship between colorectal adenoma and calcium and magnesium intake. They also investigated the effects of common variations in […]

Five Reasons You Might Need a Calcium Supplement – from

In 2012 a controversial German study came out that there was a link between those taking calcium supplements, and the supplement causing heart attacks. A later study from Harvard Medical School showed no correlation between calcium supplements and artery damage leading to heart attacks, but the damage had been done. Women were afraid to return to using calcium supplements.