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Vitamin D Doesn't Prevent Osteoporosis In Healthy Women, Task Force Says

Posted 06.14.2012 | Healthy Living

Reversing decades of commonly accepted medical advice, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force released a recommendation on Tuesday that healthy post-...

High Vitamin D Levels Needed For Osteoporosis Treatment Success

Huffington Post | Amanda Chan | Posted 08.13.2011 | Healthy Living

For the best response to bisphosphonate treatment for osteoporosis, women need to have vitamin D levels higher than those recommended by the Institute...

Is The IOM Right To Recommend We Get Less? Vitamin D And Calcium?

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
David Katz, M.D.

We simply do not have large-scale, long-term intervention trials with all the bells and whistles- randomization, double-blinding, placebo-control to tell us what dose of calcium or vitamin D is truly optimal for health.