November 2016

Monograph Update: Calcium Supplements Linked to Dementia

Population research shows taking calcium supplements for 5 years or more is associated with increased odds of developing dementia by two-fold compared to non-supplement users. In women with a history of stroke, those who took calcium supplements had seven times greater odds of developing dementia. The average calcium supplement dose in this study is not known.

For more details, please review our recently updated scientific monograph.

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