TITLE

VEGAN DIETS LACK SUFFICIENT CALCIUM

PUB. DATE
November 2001
SOURCE
USA Today Magazine;Nov2001, Vol. 130 Issue 2678, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the findings of a study by Connie Weaver of the Department of Foods and Nutrition at Purdue University about the insufficient calcium content of vegetarian diets that exclude dairy products. Examples of substitute vegetables for dairy products that contain substances that block calcium absorption; Factors which influence calcium absorption.
ACCESSION #
5527644

 

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