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2012-05-28 19:32:55

NASA-funded research looks to isotope analysis rather than X-ray for measurement Are your bones getting stronger or weaker? Right now, it's hard to know. Scientists at Arizona State University and NASA are taking on this medical challenge by developing and applying a technique that originated in the Earth sciences. In a new study, this technique was more sensitive in detecting bone loss than the X-ray method used today, with less risk to patients. Eventually, it may find use in clinical...

2011-11-21 13:00:00

Stephan Karian, health and nutrition expert, author, and founder of Great American Products produces an infomercial to address the ongoing problem of osteoporosis. Destin, FL (PRWEB) November 21, 2011 Osteoporosis or porous bone, is a disease characterized by low bone mass and structural deterioration of bone tissue. It is a major public health threat for an estimated 44 million Americans, or 55 percent of people 50 years of age and older. In the U.S., 10 million individuals are estimated...

2011-10-13 20:43:06

Research performed by scientists at the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and published recently in the journal Crop Science has demonstrated that mineral levels in new varieties of broccoli have not declined since 1975, and that the broccoli contains the same levels of calcium, copper, iron, magnesium, potassium and other minerals that have made the vegetable a healthy staple of American diets for decades. "This research provides data on the nutritional content of broccoli for...

2011-08-03 04:40:00

HOUSTON, Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As children we're taught that our bodies need calcium to grow tall and healthy. As adults, we learn that calcium helps keep our bones strong and our minds sharp. By the time we reach our golden years, most of us will be taking dietary calcium supplements and consuming plenty of calcium foods under doctor's recommendation. The problem is some popular forms of calcium may actually cause the body more harm than good. "People have a false sense of...

2011-07-27 06:40:00

ORANGE, Calif., July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A magnesium deficiency reduces the absorption and metabolism of calcium and prevents the proper amount of calcium being directed toward building stronger bones. According to Dr. Carolyn Dean, MD, ND, magnesium expert and Medical Director of the nonprofit Nutritional Magnesium Association (http://www.nutritionalmagnesium.org), the effectiveness and benefits of calcium with respect to bone health and the prevention of osteoporosis are greatly...

2011-06-25 00:00:30

Trade Show Launch to Feature New Alkalizing Water Products, Whole Home Filtration System, and an Eco Friendly Solution to Hard Water Problems Carlsbad, CA (PRWEB) June 24, 2011 EarthTrade Water Inc. (http://www.EarthTradeWater.com) will be at the Natural Products Association's Marketplace 2011 Trade Show to celebrate the launch of our new website featuring our newest products:     The Pitcher of LIFE (patent pending) uses a powerful alkalizing filter to raise the pH...

2011-06-15 07:10:00

ORANGE, Calif., June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Magnesium deficiency is an important factor in the results obtained from vitamin D. According to Dr. Carolyn Dean, MD, ND, magnesium expert and Medical Director of the nonprofit Nutritional Magnesium Association (http://www.nutritionalmagnesium.org), the effectiveness and benefits of vitamin D are greatly undermined in the absence of adequate levels of magnesium in the body. Magnesium acts with and is essential to the activity of vitamin D, and...


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2005-05-26 12:07:27

Beryllium is the chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Be and atomic number 4. A toxic bivalent element, beryllium is a steel grey, strong, light-weight yet brittle, alkaline earth metal, that is primarily used as a hardening agent in alloys (most notably, beryllium copper). Notable characteristics Beryllium has one of the highest melting points of the light metals. The modulus of elasticity of beryllium is approximately 1/3 greater than that of steel. It has...

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