Calcium and Your Child

Calcium and Your Child

Resources

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U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
http://www.fda.gov
The FDA is responsible for protecting the public health by ensuring the safety, efficacy, and security of human and veterinary drugs, biological products, medical devices, our nation's food supply, cosmetics, and products that emit radiation.

National Center for Nutrition and Dietetics
http://www.eatright.org
Offering nutrition information, resources, and access to registered dietitians.

Powerful Girls Have Powerful Bones - The National Bone Health Campaign
http://www.cdc.gov/powerfulbones
This site, designed for girls ages 9 to 12, teaches how to get and keep strong, healthy bones for life.

The National Osteoporosis Foundation
http://www.nof.org
This site educates the public about osteoporosis, prevention, and news and stories affecting bone health.

Milk Matters: Calcium Education from the National Institutes of Health
http://www.nichd.nih.gov/milk/
Milk Matters is a public health education campaign launched by the National Institutes of Health to promote calcium consumption among tweens and teens, especially during the ages of 11 to 15, a time of critical bone growth.

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)
http://www.usda.gov
The USDA works to enhance the quality of life for people by supporting the production of agriculture.

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