ERIC Number: EJ328814
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1985
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Calcium Intake: A Lifelong Proposition.
Amschler, Denise H.
Journal of School Health, v55 n9 p360-63 Nov 1985
This article reviews the current problem of low calcium intake in the United States among all age groups, the role of calcium in the formation and maintenance of bone mass, and major factors influencing absorption. Osteoporosis is discussed, and current recommendations for Recommended Dietary allowance are provided. (Author/MT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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