Calcium is essential for life from before the cradle up to grave! Calcium is source of life!
The role Calcium plays for Life: - a key element to ensure health. <ul><li>Regulating human life activities. </li></ul><ul><li>Crucial to the development of normal bones and teeth. </li></ul><ul><li>Maintains the cardiovascular system. </li></ul><ul><li>Keeps the cells’ structure, the nervous system healthy, muscle contraction and heart pulsating. </li></ul>
Calcium Distribution in the body: <ul><li>99% of the calcium in the body is in the bones and teeth, </li></ul><ul><li>1% is in the body fluid and soft tissues. </li></ul>
Metabolism of Calcium <ul><li>Normal level of Blood Calcium ≠ sufficient Calcium </li></ul><ul><li>Calcium Deficiency causes </li></ul><ul><li>Calcium metabolic disorder </li></ul><ul><li>osteoporosis and hyperosteogeny </li></ul><ul><li>total 109 calcium-deficiency related diseases </li></ul>
Symptoms of Calcium Deficiency? @ Pregnancy & Breast Feeding Women Osteoporosis, toothache, waist pain and backache @ Growing-up Children slow growth, low immunity, rickets, near-sightedness , sleeplessness,restlessness,choosy with food
@ Adulthood Cramps, twitching muscles, insomnia, irregular heartbeat @ Menopause Fatigue, insomnia, nervousness, feelings of loneliness and depressed,waist &back pain,hot-tempered ＠ For middle aged & senior Insomnia, osteoporosis, bone fractures, reduce in height, cramp, and waist & back pains,isolated.
RECOMMENDED DAILY ALLOWANCE (RDA) OF CALCIUM Pregnant / breast-feeding Women: 1500mg Infants and old people: 1000-1200mg Adult: 800mg
Throughout the world, majority of people failed to take in the recommended quantity by the World Heath Organization (WHO).
Who Needs a Calcium supplement? <ul><li>Pregnant / breast-feeding women </li></ul><ul><li>Children and adolescents </li></ul><ul><li>Middle-aged and old people </li></ul>
<ul><li>Those who have osteoporosis and hyperosteogeny </li></ul><ul><li>Vegetarians, and those on weight-reducing diets </li></ul><ul><li>Those who have malnutrition &general weakness </li></ul><ul><li>Those recovering from fracture or accident </li></ul>Who Needs a Calcium supplement?
Types of Calcium Products on sale: <ul><li>There are quite a few brands of calcium in market, however,they can be divided into 2 types: </li></ul><ul><li>inorganic calcium, </li></ul><ul><li>organic calcium. </li></ul>
Inorganic calcium : usually calcium carbonate (active calcium) Organic calcium includes ： glucose calcium, citrate calcium, acetic calcium, amino acid chelated calcium(TIENS) Types of Calcium Products on sale:
<ul><li>Hardly insoluble in water </li></ul><ul><li>2. It needs Vitamin D3 to help for body absorption </li></ul><ul><li>3. It requires an acid environment for absorption. The intestinal environment is alkaline, so it is absorbed slowly&poorly(absorption rate<30%). </li></ul>Disadvantage of Inorganic calcium (Calcium carbonate)
4. The excessive acid needed for absorption of carbonate calcium in the intestines causes irritation since the internal environment is alkaline. 5. Calcium carbonate usually comes from shells, these may contain high levels of heavy metals.
<ul><li>The lactic acid in lactic calcium easily causes fatigue ; so it is not suitable for long-term use </li></ul><ul><li>Calcium citrate is largely insoluble, and the rate of absorption by the body is low. </li></ul>Advantage&disadvantage of organic calcium) ：
3. Glucose calcium is not suitable for people with diabetes. 4. The dosage of acetic calcium is hard to be controlled, and generally, it is used through prescription by doctors
Advantage of TIENS Calcium <ul><li>The main ingredient of TIENS Calcium is amino acid chelated calcium, processed from organic ox bones with advanced technology. </li></ul><ul><li>TIENS calcium contains quality protein and a variety of Amino acids, vitamins and trace elements . </li></ul>
Features of TIENS Calcium ( amino acid chelated calcium ) 1. Super high absorption rate( 75% - 90%) 2. Neutral in Ph value.No adverse effects on the digestive system. 3. Absorption of chelated calcium does not require vitamin D3.
TIENS Nutrient Super Calcium Powder(Cal.I) The main ingredient is amino acid chelated calcium processed with high technology from ox spines Each 10g sachet contains 400mg of calcium.
TIENS Super Calcium Powder with Metabolic Factors(Cal.II) This nutritional recipe is created specially for people with diabetes. Each 10g contains over 360mg of calcium, and it added with CTY(cyclopropyl aminl acid), which is sugar-reducing.
TIENS Super Calcium Powder for Children (Cal.III) This nutritional recipe is created especially for children. Each 10g sachet contains 360 mg of calcium,and10%-13% lecithin
TIENS Super Calcium Capsules with Lecithin(Cal.IV) each sachet contains Calcium ≥28 mg Lecithin≥35% Taurine: 1.8 – 2.2% Lecithin=food for the brain
TIENS Chewable Calcium Tablets The ratio of calcium and phosphor is scientific. The taste is sweet and delicious.
TIENS Chewable Calcium Tablets with multiflavor A variety of flavors is available, including straw-berry, peach, Sweet melon. Sweet and delicious .
TIENS Super Calcium Milk Powder Each 10g contains more than 360mg of calcium. It is rich in taurine, an important amino acid.