Is it Dangerous to Take Calcium Supplements?

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Summary: Dr. Mike uncovers the truth about a study published in May 2012, suggesting calcium supplements increase your risk of cardiovascular disease.A study published in May 2012 showed that calcium supplements may increase risk of cardiovascular disease. This study tracked almost 24,000 Europeans and suggested that people taking only calcium supplements were about twice as likely to have a heart attack. The problem: It’s only half of the story. Join Dr. Mike as he uncovers the truth behind this study, and shares reasons why calcium is so important to your nutritional regimen.