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Long-term use has been linked to weakened bones, heart problems and vitamin B12 and magnesium deficiency. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There is no scientific evidence that it has any great health benefits, but nutritionists say it is rich in minerals such as calcium and magnesium. The Sun (2016)They are high in zinc, iron, magnesium and protein. Times, Sunday Times (2016)To reduce cramps, she should choose foods rich in calcium and magnesium. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They have more iron, magnesium and potassium. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It looked more like magnesium deficiency, which is easily dealt with. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Such remains are especially useful for studying zinc, copper and magnesium. Miracle Micronutrients (1987)Always take calcium and magnesium together as they enhance each other's absorption into the body. POSITIVELY FEARLESS: Breaking free of the fears that hold you back (2001)It gives us calcium and magnesium for strong bones and skimmed milk has just 187 calories per pint. The Sun (2010)A deficiency in magnesium is also a likelihood since this increases lead absorption and retention. The Beat Fatigue Workbook - how to identify the causes (1988)Drinking milk is also a good idea because it is rich in calcium and magnesium, which help muscles to relax. Times, Sunday Times (2011)In some of these an imbalance of zinc to copper, or a deficiency of magnesium or zinc alone seem to be the problem. Miracle Micronutrients (1987)Most clients are also advised to have blood tests to find their vitamin D and magnesium status. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Before bed I take a zinc and magnesium supplement to ensure a deep sleep and vivid dreams. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Both of these metals, the iron and the magnesium, present two faces to the world. The Times Literary Supplement (2011)Many features of M. E. are similar to magnesium deficiency. M. E. Post-Viral Fatigue Syndrome - How To Live With It (1989)The main structural minerals are calcium, phosphorus and magnesium - all of which are used to make bones. The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988)Their naturally antiseptic properties are said to help kill bacteria, while minerals including potassium and magnesium help reduce inflammation and clean out mucus blocking the airways. The Sun (2013) Vitamin C, magnesium and fish oils may also be beneficial. The Sun (2011)The effect of alcohol on nutrients is particularly powerful against vitamin B, magnesium and zinc. The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)It is high in vitamin A, magnesium and potassium. Times, Sunday Times (2007)And when we do it it is to a guy who, when he has his blood checked, is low in magnesium or iron. The Sun (2011)
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British English: magnesium NOUN
Magnesium is a light silvery-white metal which burns with a bright white flame.
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