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Is it true your supposed too consume more calcium than phosphorus daily?

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Dr. Jeffrey Rich
28 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Phosphorous prevents absorption of calcium and vitamin d and that is why heavy soda drinkers usually have low vitamin d levels. You should limit phospahtes in your diet.
Answered on Nov 27, 2013
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