Calcium Food Fact Sheet Information Sources

Beyer FR, Dickinson HO, Nicolson D, Ford GA, Mason J. Combined calcium, magnesium and potassium supplementation for the management of primary hypertension in adults. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2006, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD004805. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004805.pub2.

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British Association of Dermatologists, Cancer Research UK, Diabetes UK, the Multiple Sclerosis Society, the National Heart Forum, the National Osteoporosis Society and the Primary Care Dermatology Society. (2010) Consensus Vitamin D position statement [online] Available at: [Accessed 9/5/14]


British Society of Gastroenterology (2010) The Management of Adults with Coeliac Disease [online] Available at: [Accessed 4/11/13]


British Society of Gastroenterology (2007) Guidelines for osteoporosis in inflammatory disease and coeliac disease [online] Available at: [Accessed 7/4/14]


Buppasiri P, Lumbiganon P, Thinkhamrop J, Ngamjarus C, Laopaiboon M. Calcium supplementation (other than for preventing or treating hypertension) for improving pregnancy and infant outcomes. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2011, Issue 10. Art. No.: CD007079. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007079.pub2.

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Calcium content of products sourced from product manufacturer websites 2012 and McCance and Widdowson (2002) The Composition of Foods: Sixth Summary Edition Cambridge: Royal Society of Chemistry


Coeliac UK (2013) Calcium – are you getting enough? [online] Available at: [Accessed 7/4/14]


Department of Health (2011). Start active, stay active: a report on physical activity from the four home countries' Chief Medical Officers [online] Available at: [Accessed 17/7/13]

Department of Health (1991) Dietary reference values for food energy and nutrients for the United Kingdom London: HMSO

Diagnosis and management of adult coeliac disease: guidelines from the British Society of Gastroenterology. Ludvigsson et al. 2014 Accessed 01.06.17

Dickinson HO, Nicolson D, Cook JV, Campbell F, Beyer FR, Ford GA, Mason J. Calcium supplementation for the management of primary hypertension in adults. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2006, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD004639. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004639.pub2.


Food Standards Agency (2009) Survey of total and inorganic arsenic in rice drinks [online] Available at: [Accessed 17/7/13]


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Hofmeyr GJ, Lawrie TA, Atallah ÁN, Duley L. Calcium supplementation during pregnancy for preventing hypertensive disorders and related problems. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2010, Issue 8. Art. No.: CD001059. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001059.pub3.


Homik J, Suarez-Almazor ME, Shea B, Cranney A, Wells GA, Tugwell P. Calcium and vitamin D for corticosteroid-induced osteoporosis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 1998, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD000952. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000952.


Kuschel CA, Harding JE, Kumaran VS. Calcium and phosphorus supplementation of human milk for preterm infants. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2001, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD003310. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003310.


Law,M.R. and Hackshaw, A.K. A meta-analysis of cigarette smoking, bone mineral density and risk of hip fracture: recognition of a major effect. BMJ 1997;315:841


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NHS Choices (2011) Physical activity guidelines for adults [online] Available at: [Accessed 17/7/13]


NHS Choices (2012) Preventing osteoporosis [online] Available at: [Accessed 17/7/13]


North American Menopause Society (2006) Position Statement The role of calcium in peri- and postmenopausal women [online] Available at: [Accessed 4/11/13]


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Roy, B.D. Milk the new sports drink. A Review. Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition 2008, 5:15

SACN (2016) SACN vitamin D and health report [online] Available at: Accessed 01.06.17


Shirreffs, S.M., Watson, P., and Maughan, R.J.  Milk as an effective post exercise rehydration drink. British Journal of Nutrition (2007), 98, 173-180.


Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (2003) Management of Osteoporosis Guideline No 71 [online] Available at: [Accessed 14/02/13]


Weingarten, MAMA., Zalmanovici Trestioreanu, A. and Yaphe, J. Dietary calcium supplementation for preventing colorectal cancer and adenomatous polyps. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2008, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD003548. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003548.pub4.


Winzenberg TM, Shaw KA, Fryer J, Jones G. Calcium supplementation for improving bone mineral density in children. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2006, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD005119. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005119.pub2.

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