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Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Breast calcifications and osteoporosis
If a person has been diagnosed with benign calcifications, is it ok to prevent osteoporosis with a calcium supplement and vitamin D?
That is a great plan for osteoporosis, adding no risk for new calcifications or breast cancer.
Jennifer B Manders, MD
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati