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Dietary Calcium: a low priority in treatment of essential hypertension by Toronto family practitioners

August 15, 2014

A sample of Toronto family practitioners was surveyed in order to ascertain whether increased dietary calcium was recommended in the treatment of essential hypertension. It was found that in excess of four-fifths of the same make no dietary calcium recommendations. It was concluded that this was the result of one or more of the following:

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Primary osteoporosis revisited

August 15, 2014

Osteoporosis is a prevalent problem in industrialized society. It is suggested that attempts to limit the development of this condition should constitute a routine health promotion and disease prevention measure in chiopractic clinical care. This paper reviews contemporary trends in the minimization and control of osteopenia as a means of preventing clinically detectable osteoporosis. Modes

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