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Kids and Their Bones: A Guide for Parents

Last published 03/2015

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This publication contains general information about children's bone development. It describes factors affecting peak bone mass and steps parents can take to keep their children's bones healthy. It includes information on nutrition and exercise. It also includes guidelines for calcium intake by age and a list of calcium-rich foods.

NIH Publication No. 15–5186-E

Length: 12 pp.

Intended Audience:

  • General public
  • For medical & health professionals to share with patients

Quantity that can be ordered: up to 10 copies

This publication is in the public domain. It can be reproduced.

Size: 8 1/2 x 11

Language: English


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