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Calcium in human health / edited by Connie M. Weaver and Robert P. Heaney ; foreword by Lawrence G. Raisz.

Publication:
Totowa, N.J. : Humana Press, c2006.
Series:
Nutrition and health (Totowa, N.J.)
Nutrition and health
Format/Description:
Book
xviii, 450 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Subjects:
Calcium in the body.
Calcium in human nutrition.
Medical subjects:
Calcium -- metabolism.
Calcium -- pharmacology.
Nutritional Requirements.
Contents:
Bone as the calcium nutrient reserve / Robert P. Heaney
Cellular functions and fluxes of calcium / Emmanuel M. Awumey and Richard D. Bukoski
Nutritional epidemiology: dietary assessment methods / Carol J. Boushey
Clinical approaches for studying calcium metabolism and its relationship to disease / Connie M. Weaver
Kinetic studies / Meryl E. Wastney, Yongdong Zhao, and Connie M. Weaver
Requirements for what endpoint? / Robert P. Heaney and Connie M. Weaver
Dietary calcium: recommendations and intakes around the world / Anne C. Looker
Food sources, supplements, and bioavailability / Connie M. Weaver and Robert P. Heaney
The calcium economy / Robert P. Heaney
Molecular regulation of calcium metabolism / James C. Fleet
Influence of total diet on calcium homeostasis / Zamzam K. (Fariba) Roughead
Influence of lifestyle choices on calcium homeostasis: smoking, alcohol, and hormone therapies / D. Lee Alekel and Oksana Matvienko
Influence of physical activity on calcium and bone / Matthew Vukovich and Bonny Specker
The case for a calcium appetite in humans / Michael G. Tordoff
Infancy and childhood / Steven A. Abrams and Keli M. Hawthorne
Pre-puberty and adolescence / Connie M. Weaver
Calcium in pregnancy and lactation / Heidi J. Kalkwarf
Calcium in systemic human health / Robert P. Heaney
Calcium and oral health / Elizabeth A. Krall
Dietary calcium and obesity / Dorothy Teegarden
Polycystic ovarian syndrome and reproduction / Susan Thys-Jacobs
Premenstrual syndrome / Susan Thys-Jacobs
Calcium throughout the life cycle: the later years / Bess Dawson-Hughes
Calcium, vitamin D, and cancer / Peter R. Holt
Dietary calcium and the metabolic syndrome / Dorothy Teegarden
Calcium and phosphate control in patients with renal disease / David A. McCarron and Robert P. Heaney
Hypertension and cardiovascular disease / David A. McCarron.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Weaver, Connie, 1950-
Heaney, Robert Proulx, 1927-
ISBN:
1588294528 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
58451714
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