Published in Women's Health Weekly, January 8th, 2004
"Praval bhasma (PB; Coral calx) is a natural source of rich calcium widely used in traditional system of Indian medicine as a supplement in the treatment of variety of bone metabolic disorders associated with calcium deficiency. The present study was designed to investigate the inhibitory effects of Praval bhasma on the progress of bone loss induced by ovariectomy and concurrent calcium deficiency (CD-OVX)," researchers in Canada report.
"Twenty-four female rats were ovariectomized, 12 sham operated, divided into three groups of 12 each, fed on low calcium diet (0.04% Ca) and treated...
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