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Calcium Supplements Linked To Increased Heart Risk In Men
2013-02-05 11:02:24

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Though they´re often used to promote bone health and stave off osteoporosis, calcium supplements have also been found to increase the risk of cardiovascular disease. A new study published online yesterday in JAMA Internal Medicine claims men actually have a higher risk of suffering from cardiovascular disease when taking calcium supplements. And men who take these supplements are nearly 20% more likely to die from a...


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