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Calcium deficiency

Calcium deficiency: Introduction

A deficiency of the mineral calcium in the diet. Calcium is essential for maintaining health bone and teeth but the body also uses calcium in other parts of the body such as in nerve and muscle functioning and blood clotting. Insufficient calcium can lead to osteoporosis in the elderly as well as a number of other conditions. ...more »

Symptoms of Calcium deficiency

Treatments for Calcium deficiency

  • Identification and treatment of underlying causes
  • Diet rich in calcium - Dairy products, almonds, fish with bones such as salmon
  • Calcium supplementation - may need to combine with Vitamin D supplementation
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