The International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) released new findings on World Osteoporosis day that concludes nearly 90 % of those using the new IOF Calcium Calculator are getting insufficient dietary calcium based on the Institute of Medicine’s recommendations. The survey includes data from over 6000 both men and women worldwide. This free online tool ( allows […]

A research team lead by Dr. Rebecca J. Scmidt at the University of California Davis Department of Public Health Sciences in the School of Medicine (MIND Institute) has identified a link between insufficient maternal iron intake and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) as a part of the CHARGE (Childhood Autism Risks from Genetics and Environment) Study. […]

While recent reports have suggested calcium supplementation may increase the risk of heart disease and stroke, a paper published in the May 2014 issue of Osteoporosis International provides a contrasting view. J.M. Paik and colleagues report in a prospective cohort study of 74, 245 women in the Nurses’ Health Study that no independent associations between […]

US News has published an article listing the most important minerals for seniors: The winners? Calcium and Iron. While the report emphasizes the importance of these minerals, it overlooks the role mineral chelates play in both improving absorption and minimizingside effects. Biotron’s clinical study data confirms these clear cut benefits of true mineral chelates. […]

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