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SPP24 SPP24
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6 months ago

The textbook states osteoporosis can be improved with calcium supplements.

a. Explain why it is best to take vitamin D supplements along with the calcium.

b. What is a precaution when taking vitamin D and why?

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Anatomy, Physiology, & Disease: An Interactive Journey for Health Professions


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a. Vitamin D improves the body's ability to absorb calcium.
b. Because vitamin D is a fat-soluble vitamin, care must be taken to not overdose or it may cause liver damage.

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