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Title The importance of calcium and magnesium nutrition in the treatment of premenstrual syndrome
Description Describes the role of these micronutrients in PMS
Creation Date 26 October 2006
Doc type Article
Document Abstract:
Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) is a multifactorial condition associated with nutritional, hormonal and metabolic disturbances. Both magnesium and calcium have been used successfully in its treatment and, both on theoretical and practical grounds, have led some authors to claim them as the most effective treatment available. This review considers the evidence for their use.
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