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Calcium supplements linked to earlier death in older people with heart valve disease

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Calcium supplements linked to earlier death in older people with heart valve disease

Calcium supplements, frequently given to older people to lessen the risk of brittle bones (osteoporosis) and fractures, are linked to a heightened risk of death among those with aortic valve stenosis, a progressive and potentially fatal condition, finds research published online in the journal Heart.

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