Tag Archives: bone health

Taking Recommendations to Task

Share/Bookmark Late in February 2013 the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) issued recommendations that have rained on the parade of those of us concerned with optimizing health with vitamin D supplements and adequate dietary calcium intakes. Or so it would … Continue reading

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Calcium: The Real Story

Share/Bookmark One of the best kept secrets of nutrition is that nearly all body systems need nearly all nutrients. When we don’t get enough calcium, for example, it’s not just our bones that suffer, but the rest of our body … Continue reading

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Calcium Scare a False Alarm

Share/Bookmark “I just don’t know what to do about my calcium …” This complaint has been heard thousands of times across North America these past two years, as women have turned to their illness-care providers for advice about protecting themselves … Continue reading

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