Supplement users are seeking wellness: study
By Shereen Jegtvig NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People who use multivitamins and other nutritional supplements tend to lead healthier lives overall, so taking supplements can be seen as a positive sign, suggests a new review of past research. More than half of American adults use supplements such as multivitamins, calcium, omega-3 fatty acids, antioxidants and fiber, the researchers say. But the ...
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Calcium and vitamin D improve cholesterol in postmenopausal women
Calcium and vitamin D supplements after menopause can improve women's cholesterol profiles. And much of that effect is tied to raising vitamin D levels, finds a new study from the Women's Health Initiative just published online in Menopause, the journal of the North American Menopause Society.
Calcium, vitamin D tablets improve cholesterol in postmenopausal women
Supplements of calcium and vitamin D taken after menopause can improve women’s cholesterol profiles, says a new study from the Women’s Health Initiative published online in Menopause, which is a journal of the North American Menopause Society.
Coral Calcium News
‘Beautiful’ killer sponge threatens coral reefs
For the past decade a vibrant orange sponge has been glomming onto South Florida’s colorful coral reefs and boring inside the coral, competing with it for space. It is now seen as a threat to coral reefs, though study is continuing.
Calcium, building block for the world
It's the fifth most abundant element on earth - and the world's building block. Yet how much do we appreciate the worth of calcium?
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