From Irving, Texas USA:
My uncle says he wants me to start my daughter (who has had type 1 diabetes for three years) on this stuff called coral calcium that is supposed to cure chronic illnesses. He says if she were to start taking it, she would be cured. What exactly is coral calcium? Is this true?
I do not know what "coral calcium" is but imagine it is simply a calcium salt, likely derived from coral and would probably be calcium carbonate.
As an aside and an editorial, I do not for the life of me understand how and why people seem to disbelieve their pediatricians and endocrinologists about treatment/cure for diabetes. If we had a cure, we would use it! But apparently there are a lot of conspiracy theorists out there.
Original posting 6 Jun 2003
Posted to Alternative Therapies and Explanations
Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:09:45
This Internet site provides information of a general nature and is designed for educational purposes only. If you have any concerns about your own health or the health of your child, you should always consult with a physician or other health care professional.
This site is published by Children With Diabetes, Inc, which is responsible for its contents.
© Children with Diabetes, Inc. 1995-2013. Comments and Feedback.