Medical / January 19, 2015

Do you ever wonder what happens to the calcium that doesn’t get absorbed by your body? Research has shown that you only absorb about 36% of elemental calcium (the actual amount of calcium in a supplement) when you take 350 mg per dose. Now don’t let that alarm you, in fact as it turns out, our bodies still make use of the unabsorbed portion of the calcium we consume Let me tell you how… How Calcium Rids Your Body of Harmful Substances The remaining 64% (or so) of calcium that isn’t absorbed is actually passed through your digestive tract and cleans it out. Lara Pizzorno, author of “Your Bones” explains it best in her latest video: “Calcium remaining in food residue or from supplements that you take actually combines in your intestines with harmful substances that are left over from digestion…

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Medical / January 19, 2015

This week I wanted to speak to you about a bit of a conundrum. You see, the best phone calls we receive each week are calls from customers telling us how happy they are to have increased their bone density and be back to ‘normal’ bone density. Of course the flip side of that (the conundrum I just mentioned) is when we find out that people who have achieved such incredible results stop taking AlgaeCal! When this happens, it actually pains me to think that those customers are heading right back down the slippery slope of inevitable bone loss. Let me tell you why… Why You Should Always Take Your Calcium  A study carried out by New Zealand’s University of Auckland examined data from 322 healthy men to find out whether the proven positive effects on bone mineral density (BMD)…

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Medical / Nutrition / January 19, 2015

  We recently asked Lara Pizzorno, author of “Your Bones: How You Can Prevent Osteoporosis and Have Strong Bones for Life – Naturally” to talk about various bone health topics for our readers. In this video, Lara talks about the benefits of unabsorbed calcium in your digestive tract and how it may reduce your risk of colorectal cancer.  Watch to find out. If you prefer to read the full review, we’ve included the full text below.  Are there any topics you would like Lara to talk about? If so, let us know in the comments!   Transcript: Hello, I’m Lara Pizzorno the author of “Your Bones” and I’m here today to share information with you that I hope will help you have healthier bones. In our last video clip we talked about how much calcium you should take at one time to…

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Medical / January 15, 2015

We recently asked Lara Pizzorno, author of “Your Bones: How You Can Prevent Osteoporosis and Have Strong Bones for Life – Naturally” to talk about various bone health topics for our readers.   In this video, Lara talks about calcium bioavailability. As we learned in the last video, calcium bioavailability is virtually equal among all the forms, but there are exceptions. Watch to find out.  If you prefer to read, we’ve included the full text below.  Are there any topics you would like Lara to talk about? If so, let us know in the comments!     Transcript: Hello, I’m Lara Pizzorno the author of “Your Bones” and I’m here today to share some information with you that I hope will help you have healthier bones. In our last video we talked about calcium bioavailability and the fact that virtually all…

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