Latest Calcium metabolism Stories

2014-06-19 10:03:46

Calcium and vitamin D are commonly recommended for older women, but the usual supplements may send calcium excretion and blood levels too high for some women.

2013-04-15 23:03:48

Developed for Norman Parathyroid Center, CalciumPro is the first launch of several planned parathyroid vitamin D, and osteoporosis health mobile applications for smartphones and tablets

2012-09-13 23:03:22

Agency to build parathyroid and osteoporosis health applications for smartphones and tablets. Tampa, Fla.

2012-05-23 20:19:21

Boosts immune response when vitamin D levels are low

2012-04-27 05:31:01

Vitamin D is known for helping create strong bones and is a key regulator of serum calcium levels. Recent studies, however, have not offered much proof that Vitamin D supplements prevents bone fractures.

2012-04-23 21:28:01

Vitamin D is renowned for its role in creating strong bones and is a key regulator of serum calcium levels.

2009-07-09 08:15:00

BOULDER, Colo., July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The nation's leading health experts insist that we drink plenty of milk and eat dairy foods to protect our bones. Unfortunately, this advice may actually increase a person's risk for the pervasive bone disease osteoporosis.

2009-07-07 14:44:00

MADISON, Wis., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- In the midst of generally gloomy worldwide economic news and rising global tensions, an American neuroscience researcher has a message of hope: The answer for Alzheimer's disease and other degenerative diseases of the brain that cause memory loss may be much closer than we realize. Mark Underwood, president of the Madison, Wisconsin-based biotech company, Quincy Bioscience (www.quincybioscience.com), says several recent studies have confirmed a...

2009-04-29 21:44:49

Dairy products have an advantage over calcium carbonate used in some supplements in promoting bone growth and strength, U.S.

2008-10-01 09:00:09

ROSEMONT, Ill., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Food and Drug Administration released a final rule(1) for health claims this week on the relationship between calcium and vitamin D and a reduced risk of osteoporosis, in addition to calcium and a reduced risk of osteoporosis.

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