How Too Much Calcium Can Break Your Bones

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Did you know that most calcium supplements on the market today are basically limestone? Yes, that’s chalk. Conceal it within a capsule, a slickly glazed tablet, or in the form of a silky smooth liquid, and it is magically transformed into a “calcium supplement”: easy to swallow, “good for the bones” and a very profitable commodity for both the dietary supplement and mining industries. After all, a sizable portion of the Earth’s crust is composed of the stuff.

Calcium carbonate comes very cheap. But does it work? 

 

MORE:  http://www.greenmedinfo.com/blog/how-too-much-calcium-can-break-your-bones

 

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THANKS JUDY http://planetrambles.blogspot.com/

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