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High Calcium Diet

Increase in Calcium Content of the Diet Compared to the Assessed Baseline Intake of Calcium for the Individual


Presentation

  • The present study evaluates the effects of combined low-sodium (LS), high-potassium (HK), high-calcium (HCa) diet on BP in patients with mild essential hypertension.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Although calcium is primarily found in dairy products, it is also present in a variety of other foods. Vegetables such as broccoli, kale, spinach, dandelion greens, asparagus, cabbage and watercress contain calcium.[livestrong.com]
  • Oxalate is a compound that is naturally present in many foods. What are kidney stones? A kidney stone normally begins as a small crystal-like material and it gradually builds up into a larger, solid mass.[my.clevelandclinic.org]
  • Appropriate calcium fortification of the food supply presents a challenge. Johnson-Down, L., L’Abbe, M.R., Lee, N.S., et al. School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition, McGill University, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Canada.[greatist.com]
Weight Gain
  • CONCLUSION: We conclude that calcium-rich diets do not cause excessive weight gain in pubertal girls but do contribute positively to overall nutrition.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • gain体重増加 weight loss体重減少 x xanthoma黄色腫[tokyo-med.ac.jp]
Bone Pain
  • Although calcium is necessary for bone health and proper heart function, too much calcium in your blood can cause symptoms such as gastrointestinal problems, irritability, bone pain and increased risk of fracture.[livestrong.com]

Workup

Calcium Increased
  • It is inconclusive whether the dairy products or the calcium increases the risk. ( 1 ) However, several other studies have found no association between prostate cancer and calcium, suggesting that calcium from plant foods is better than from dairy products[healthaliciousness.com]

Treatment

  • Although the participants in the treatment group consumed nearly twice as much dietary calcium--primarily from dairy foods--they did not have greater increases in body weight, body mass index, or fat or lean mass than the control group.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • On the basis of the foregoing results, a combined treatment method of a high-calcium diet and calcitonin for alveolar bone debility has proved to accelerate remodeling in calcification of bone and bone construction. 19 成長期顎骨の実験的骨粗鬆症に対する高カルシウム食の影響に関する研究[ci.nii.ac.jp]
  • As part of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, the Cancer Institute of New Jersey is dedicated to improving the detection, treatment and care of patients with cancer, and to serving as an education resource for cancer prevention.[cinj.org]
  • You still need treatment, but less urgently, if it is mild high calcium. You might just need bisphosphonate treatment if you are able to drink plenty of fluids. Treatment relieves some symptoms more quickly than others.[cancerresearchuk.org]
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Epidemiology

  • Bandera, who is also a professor of medicine at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and a professor of epidemiology at Rutgers School of Public Health.[sciencedaily.com]
  • National Public Health Institute, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, Helsinki, Finland. Public Health Nutrition, 2006 Sep;9(6):792-7. Appropriate calcium fortification of the food supply presents a challenge.[greatist.com]
  • The results of epidemiologic studies regarding the relationship between calcium intake and colorectal cancer risk have not always been consistent.[cancer.gov]
Sex distribution
Age distribution

Pathophysiology

  • Calcitonin: physiology and pathophysiology. N Engl J Med 1981; 304(5): 269-78. [ PubMed ] 31. Deftos LJ, First BP. Calcitonin as a drug. Ann Intern Med 1981; 95(2): 192-7. [ PubMed ] 32. Bilezikian JP.[medical.nikkeibp.co.jp]

Prevention

  • “Considering there is no effective screening tool for ovarian cancer and that African-American patients have poor survival rates with this disease, prevention through lifestyle or dietary modifications is critical.”[cinj.org]
  • "Considering there is no effective screening tool for ovarian cancer and that African-American patients have poor survival rates with this disease, prevention through lifestyle or dietary modifications is critical."[sciencedaily.com]
  • DESCRIPTION Recently it has been found that the RDA level defined for calcium at 800 milligrams may not be sufficient to prevent bone loss in certain target groups such as post-menopausal women.[springboard4health.com]
  • Can you prevent high calcium? Unfortunately high calcium is a possible risk associated with advanced cancer. It is not really possible to prevent it from happening.[cancerresearchuk.org]
  • "Really exciting research shows that if you get three servings of dairy daily, you're not only preventing osteoporosis , but you're enhancing weight loss," says WebMD Weight Loss Clinic dietitian Kathleen Zelman, MPH, RD, LD.[webmd.com]

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