Risk of High Dietary Calcium for Arterial Calcification in Older Adults -Review

Risk of High Dietary Calcium for Arterial Calcification in Older Adults -Review

Nutrients 2013, 5, 3964-3974; doi:10.3390 / nu5103964 / ISSN 2072-6643 Abstract:   Concern has recently arisen about the potential adverse effects of excessive calcium intakes, i.e., calcium loading from supplements, on arterial calcification and risks of cardiovascular diseases (CVD) in older adults. Published reports that high calcium intakes in free-living adults have relatively little or […]