Calcium

Calcium What Is Calcium? Calcium is a chemical element, number 20 on the periodic table. This mineral is considered a metal. We get most of our dietary calcium not in its free form, but in compounds with other molecules. This makes the calcium more stable, allowing the body to digest the compound and free calcium for use in a variety of physiological processes. Physiological Role of Calcium in the Body Calcium plays a major role…

"Calcium"