Daily vitamin D plus calcium ineffective for hypertension

11/7/2008 | Reuters

Taking daily calcium plus vitamin D did not reduce blood pressure levels or lower the risk of developing hypertension among some 36,000 postmenopausal women who were given the supplements or a placebo for seven years. The researchers said the results show supplements are not a substitute for a healthy diet to control blood pressure.

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