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Postmenopausal Women Should Not Take Calcium Or Vitamin D In Low Doses

April 8, 2013

In what will likely be a practice-changing recommendation, members of the US Preventive Services Task Force now say postmenopausal women should not take low doses of calcium and Vitamin D supplements to lower their risk of bone fractures. Higher doses may not help either.