Calcium levels in the heart a potential biomarker for heart disease

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in America, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. A serious and often fatal condition, heart disease is caused by cardiometabolic dysfunctions like high cholesterol, high blood pressure, insulin resistance and obesity. However, a recent study published in Endocrinology and Metabolism revealed that excessive levels of calcium … Continue reading Calcium levels in the heart a potential biomarker for heart disease

Calcium Deficiency: Natural Approaches to Minimize Your Risk

Source: Calcium Deficiency: Natural Approaches to Minimize Your Risk by Dr. Edward Group Calcium, the most abundant mineral in the body, makes up 1.5 percent to 2 percent of your weight. Most of the mineral resides in your bones and teeth, but calcium in your bloodstream plays an important role in many biochemical processes. Calcium deficiency … Continue reading Calcium Deficiency: Natural Approaches to Minimize Your Risk

Calcium Orotate: How It Compares to Other Calcium Supplements

Source: Calcium Orotate: How It Compares to Other Calcium Supplements by Dr. Edward Group Calcium orotate is the most highly absorbed calcium supplement. Extensive research by the late German doctor Hans A. Nieper, M.D. found that orotate molecules are the most efficient carriers of calcium, magnesium, lithium, and other ions in the body. Orotates can cross the cell membrane, … Continue reading Calcium Orotate: How It Compares to Other Calcium Supplements

Calcium & Magnesium: Finding the Right Ratio for Optimal Health

Source: Calcium & Magnesium: Finding the Right Ratio for Optimal Health by Dr. Edward Group Calcium and magnesium are two macrominerals that are biologically intertwined at the cellular level — a sort of biological yin and yang, if you will. These minerals work together to promote optimal cell metabolism, and keeping them in balance helps ensure that … Continue reading Calcium & Magnesium: Finding the Right Ratio for Optimal Health

Death by Calcium — Proof of the Toxic Effects of Dairy and Calcium Supplements – Tom Levy

Death by Calcium — Proof of the Toxic Effects of Dairy and Calcium Supplements” by Tom Levy, MD on May 15th, 2014. For the most part, vitamin and mineral supplementation impacts very positively on the overall health of the population, in spite of much of the aggressive and irrational attacks lead by the pharmaceutical industry. … Continue reading Death by Calcium — Proof of the Toxic Effects of Dairy and Calcium Supplements – Tom Levy

What’s the Best Calcium Supplement?

Source: What’s the Best Calcium Supplement? by Dr. Edward Group Calcium deficiency and imbalance is a growing problem and a concern to many; and those who aren’t concerned probably should be. Calcium deficiency is contributes to the prevalence of many horrible health problems that affect more than the bones and teeth. Calcium deficiencies can even be … Continue reading What’s the Best Calcium Supplement?

Two Types of Calcium Deficiency

Source: Two Types of Calcium Deficiency by Dr. Edward Group   When considering the crucial role that calcium plays within the body, it is no wonder that a deficiency of this mineral can lead to a whole series of problems – many of which can not only heavily impact your way of life but actually threaten your life … Continue reading Two Types of Calcium Deficiency

What Is Calcium Toxicity and Hypercalcemia?

Source: What Is Calcium Toxicity and Hypercalcemia? by Dr. Edward Group In some ways, a healthy human body can be likened to a fine tuned, quality engine. A solid engine is more than mechanically sound, it has also been given the proper fluids and fuels necessary to operate. It might have gas, but without oil, there … Continue reading What Is Calcium Toxicity and Hypercalcemia?