Calcium and Crohn’s: Supplements can save patients’ bones without extra drugs

By | July 23rd, 2015|HNU Archive|

According to a recent study, the addition of popular bone building drugs to calcium and vitamin D therapy to treat bone loss associated with Crohn's disease is not beneficial. Moreover, the study shows that calcium and vitamin D treatment alone can improve bone mineral density (BMD) in Crohn's patients by 3 to 4% per year. [...]