SOURCE: MedPage Today
DATE: February 4, 2013
EXCERPT: "The use of calcium supplements, common among older patients today, was linked with an elevated risk for cardiovascular death in men, a large prospective study found." more
RELATED PUBMED LINK:
Xiao Q, Murphy RA, Houston DK, Harris TB, Chow WH, Park Y. Dietary and Supplemental Calcium Intake and Cardiovascular Disease Mortality: The National Institutes of Health-AARP Diet and Health Study. JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Feb 4:1-8.
Larsson SC. Are Calcium Supplements Harmful to Cardiovascular Disease?: Comment on " Dietary and Supplemental Calcium Intake and Cardiovascular Diseases Mortality: The National Institutes of Health-AARP Diet and Health Study" JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Feb 4:1-2.
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