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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Cells & bone health: Calcium is an important element for bone strength (preventing osteoporosis and hip fractures) and important for basic cell function (as an electrolyte... Read More
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Dr. Brendan Stack jr., md, facs, face
Head and Neck Surgery 34 years experience
Calcium is necessary: Calcium is critical for the physiologic functions of enzymes, nerves, and muscles. It is the key constituent of the skeleton. It is the most importan... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry 44 years experience
Yes: Yes, 11.2 is a high level of calcium for a baby. http://tinyurl.com/m7jayop please talk with your pediatrician about this.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
Pediatric Endocrinology 23 years experience
For a lot of reasons: Calcium plays a vital role in body function. It regulates muscle contraction, nerve conduction and bone health among others.
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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 34 years experience
Ca+: Bones need it to get stronger.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
Pathology 30 years experience
About 9.0-10.5 mg/dL: The normal range for calcium in plasma is about 9.0-10.5 mg/dl.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Neilsen
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Milk, cheese: Dairy products are obviously great sources of calcium. So are yogurt and certain vegetables like soy beans, okra, spinach, and broccoli. If you're l... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Simon
A Verified Doctoranswered
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 40 years experience
Calcium supplements: Young males may not need calcium supplements at all. Ask your doctor to do a bone density exam, and check your blood levels to determine need, as exc... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Calcium is important: In your diet but it will not allow you to grow taller then heredity dictates.
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shahid Rafique
Internal Medicine 46 years experience
Multiple causes: High calcium in blood is a marker of something metabolically wrong. It can be anything from dehydration, to parathyroid disorder or some cancers. Ther... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Turck
Pharmacology 19 years experience
Essential: Calcium is a mineral that plays an important role in bone health. Calcium is also needed in proper functioning of the heart (to keep it beating), musc... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Yes you can: get a falsely high level of calcium due to different conditions, or simple lab error. If you repeat the test and it still shows high serum calcium, t... Read More
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