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Aug 30, 2017, 08:40 ET Magnesium, The One Thing You Can Do Today to Improve Your Overall Health

Minerals are critical to overall health because they are necessary for the proper activation of the body's nerve cells and muscle cells. They also...


Nov 29, 2016, 08:35 ET Gut Health: The Key to a Healthy Brain and Overall Health

Gut health is critical to overall health. The proper quality, quantity and composition of your gut flora promotes normal gastrointestinal function,...


Sep 29, 2015, 08:30 ET Could a Mineral Deficiency Be The Next Health Crisis in America?

If one mineral had to be chosen as the staff of life, that mineral would be "magnesium." Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150928/271339LOGO ...


Nov 25, 2014, 08:30 ET Magnesium Supplements May Be Solution to PMS

Magnesium supplements can decrease the symptoms of premenstrual syndrome (PMS), such as mood swings, irritability, depression, anxiety, bloating,...


Oct 08, 2014, 08:35 ET Can Vitamin D Work Without Magnesium?

Extensive research has shown that vitamin D deficiencies play a major role in the development of dozens of diseases, including breast, prostate and...


Jul 23, 2014, 08:30 ET Women Taking Too Much Calcium Create Health Risk

Researchers from the North American Menopause Society (NAMS) found that supplementing with calcium elevates calcium levels too high,1 putting women...


Jul 01, 2014, 08:30 ET Beating Osteoporosis While Lowering Healthcare Costs

"A cumulative savings of $6.8 billion from 2013 to 2020 in avoidable hospital utilization costs is potentially realizable if all U.S. women over the...


Mar 05, 2014, 09:38 ET Could Magnesium Deficiency Lead To Vasculitis?

Autoimmune inflammatory vasculitis (inflammation of the blood vessels), brought on by infection has recently made headlines in the news. (Logo:...


Oct 29, 2013, 08:45 ET Studies Show Magnesium Reduces Chronic Inflammation, the Cause of Most Chronic Disease

Chronic inflammation—not cholesterol—is the cause of heart disease. Many doctors and research scientists now believe that most chronic diseases may...


Mar 06, 2013, 08:30 ET Without Magnesium, Vitamin D & Calcium Alone Will Not Prevent Bone Fractures

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, a government-appointed panel of experts, recently issued a report stating that taking vitamin D and calcium...


Feb 20, 2013, 08:53 ET Too Much Calcium Can Be Bad for Your Heart, New Study Finds

In a new study from the National Institutes of Health, startling results showed that men who took calcium supplements were more apt to die of heart...


Jan 31, 2013, 08:35 ET Research Uncovers Low Magnesium Is Key Link to Heart Disease

A groundbreaking review of cardiovascular disease research studies dating back to as early as 1937 finds that low magnesium levels—not cholesterol or ...


Dec 20, 2012, 11:00 ET Doctor Dean Warns Too Little Magnesium Can Affect Heart Health

Magnesium expert and author Carolyn Dean, MD, ND, warns that magnesium deficiency in the earth's soil and, by extension, magnesium deficiency in an...


Mar 20, 2012, 08:40 ET High Calcium - Low Magnesium Consumption Poses Health Risk, Says Dr. Carolyn Dean

About 43 percent of the U.S. population (almost 70 percent of older women) use dietary supplements containing calcium(1), but Carolyn Dean, MD, ND,...


Oct 26, 2011, 08:30 ET Vitamins and Minerals Lower Risk of Mortality - Study Confirms

In a recent study published in the Archives of Internal Medicine entitled "Dietary Supplements and Mortality Rate in Older Women," it was found that...


Sep 14, 2011, 11:06 ET Calcium Supplementation Without a Proper Balance of Magnesium Can Increase Risk of Heart Attack, Osteoporosis and Kidney Stones

The British Medical Journal recently published a large analysis based on the results of 5 clinical trials conducted in the U.S., Great Britain and...


Jul 27, 2011, 07:40 ET Magnesium Deficiency Linked to Higher Risk of Osteoporosis, Says Doctor

A magnesium deficiency reduces the absorption and metabolism of calcium and prevents the proper amount of calcium being directed toward building...


Jun 15, 2011, 08:10 ET Magnesium Deficiency Reduces Effectiveness of Vitamin D in the Prevention of Disease, According to Magnesium Expert Dr. Carolyn Dean, MD, ND

Magnesium deficiency is an important factor in the results obtained from vitamin D. According to Dr. Carolyn Dean, MD, ND, magnesium expert and...