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Dec 06, 2017
Scientists reveal what makes human cells maintain calcium equilibriumThe membrane-bound protein is named LRRC8B and it is found inside a cell’s subunit called endoplasmic reticulum (ER).
Jun 20, 2017
Debunking the milk myth: Is dairy really good for your bones, osteoporosis?The calcium content in milk actually becomes a health hazard as undigested portions of it are deposited in the urinary system and become kidney stones.
Sep 26, 2014
High calcium in blood could be an early indicator of cancer: studyHigh levels of calcium in blood, a condition known as hypercalcaemia, can be used by doctors as an early indication of certain types of cancer, says a study.
Sep 18, 2013
Fat deposits near heart can predict kidney patients' deathsFat deposits around the heart - which can be spotted through simple CT scans - can help predict the risk of death in patients with chronic kidney disease, research shows.
Feb 24, 2013
Malfunctioning glands linked to kidney stonesCalcium loss from bones often leads to osteoporosis and fractures, and excessive calcium levels in the blood can cause kidney stones, researchers say.
Feb 25, 2012
Naked mole rat could save heart attack, stroke patientsThey're buck toothed, furless and ugly but naked mole rats could just hold life saving clues towards the development of new treatments to protect brain cells from damage following heart attacks or strokes.