Impact of supplementary high calcium milk with additional magnesium on parathyroid hormone and biochemical markers of bone turnover in postmenopausal women.

  title={Impact of supplementary high calcium milk with additional magnesium on parathyroid hormone and biochemical markers of bone turnover in postmenopausal women.},
  author={J. Hilary Green and Christine L Booth and Richard Bunning},
  journal={Asia Pacific journal of clinical nutrition},
  volume={11 4},
The aim of this study was to investigate the impact of magnesium-enriched, high-calcium milk on serum parathyroid hormone (PTH) and biochemical markers of bone turnover in postmenopausal women. We recruited 50 healthy postmenopausal women to take part in this randomised controlled study. Half of the women consumed two serves of high-calcium skim milk enriched with magnesium (milk group) and half consumed two serves apple drink per day (apple group), each for 4 weeks. The milk provided 1200 mg… 

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