any , even with few as 16, you will note there is a spectrum of data that available, it isn’t all of the depressed people are well below the ones who are non depressed, you should look for the n equals , (number of people in study. thats important information, so if you have large num- ber, you can have a little more reliance that the conclusions that are go- ing to be drawn, they tried to make these two groups as equal as possi- ble with respect age, Video 5: Osteoporosis Therapies:
morass of confusions, what is exactly someone should do?, particularly a post-menopausal woman, Calcium! without any questions, have to have calcium, have to have the building blocks, so people are medicating with calcium, because “osteo- porosis reexamined, complexity”, “benefits of calcium divide experts” Conclusion: many draw you should have to have some calcium , so sales of calcium products, very simple products, have grown last 30 years rather dramatically, 1980 $20million 1989 $300million 2005 $600million 2009 $1.2billion product: Caltrate , is calcium carbonate, very simple molecule, very simple salt, available everywhere, just in pill form, price is not that insignificant, $0.10 or more a pill, raw material are easily found Tums , has some opportunity to dissolve in the body more quickly, cal- trate is simply calcium carbonate, and you can take straight away, What is calcium carbonate? its essentially limestone . Coral reef, one of the components of coral reef is mainly calcium car- bonate, Yellowstone National Park, deposition of calcium in beautiful columns, Classic test for a carbonate rock is to take, a pipette which has some acid in it, drop the acid, whether is weak or strong acid, on the rock you will see immediately an evolution of carbon dioxide, CO2, equation: 2HCl+CaCO3—CaCl2+H2O+CO2 Take with meals as the acid secreted in the stomach enhances ab- sorption , Long term proton pump inhibitor therapy, risk of hip fracture, these are analysis of Prilosec and Nexium and some of these materials, that in fact lower acid in the stomach, question is : does that have effects on bone mass that might evolve have from that, Hypochlorhydria means low acid, Ideas of this product: lowers down the acid concentration, the problem is it also inhibits the osteoclastic, is helpful is that it may reduce bone re- sorption by inhibiting the osteoclastic process, so they interfere with cal- cium absorption through the loss of having HCL, but they may inhibit the osteoclast, so you win some and lose some.
Adjusted odds ratio: 1.44 short term 2.65 long term(significant, )
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