Seth D. Crockett, MD, MPH

c, assistant professor of gastroenterology and hepatology at University of North Carolina School of Medicine in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, and lead author of the study titled “Calcium and vitamin D supplementation and increased risk of serrated polyps: results from a randomised clinical trial” published in Gut.

Colon Cancer

Could Calcium Supplements Lead to Colon Cancer?

If you’re loading up on calcium to safeguard bone density, know this: Those supplements could be causing precancerous polyps.