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October 19, 2012

Calcium Supplements May Lower the Risk for Hyperparathyroidism

By Kelley Luckstein Kelley Luckstein (@KelleyLuckstein)

Women who supplemented their diets with modest amounts of calcium had a lower risk for the hormone disorder known as primary hyperparathyroidism. The study, which is published in BMJ, also found that women with diets low in calcium may be more likely to get the disorder, which erodes bones and potentially sets the stage for […]

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