Tag Archives: calcium

Aug
23
2013
bigstock-Sources-Of-Calcium-3862039 BLOG

Calcium is one of those underappreciated workhorses of the body.  It stabilizes blood pressure, promotes blood clotting, maintains brain function, promotes insulin sensitivity, and even helps your muscles contract. Oh … More…

May
16
2012
Dr. Joseph Lane, Orthopedic Surgeon

Q1. Why is it that despite the amount of milk we consume in our country, osteoporosis is still a widespread issue? Is it true that one can have strong bones … More…

Apr
4
2012
X-ray of knee

Q1. What dose and type of calcium and vitamin D supplementation do you recommend for patients, especially women, on long-term prednisone?  Are dairy products enough or do I need extra … More…