Calcium supplement gives overweight women diet boost

03/27/2009 | Reuters

A study by Canadian researchers found overweight women who had very low levels of calcium had greater reductions in weight and body fat when taking calcium-plus-vitamin-D supplements. The effect was only seen among women who were getting less than 600 milligrams of calcium per day. Researchers said the reason may be that the supplement helped curb a woman's appetite for fatty foods.

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