Unformatted text preview: receptor modulators, calcitonin, parathyroid hormone). Recognize the common / trade names for these medications. 7. Describe some lifestyle approaches that can be adopted to maintain bone health in the aging: a. Exercise b. Diet c. Smoking / alcohol 8. Describe ways in which absorption of calcium from supplements can be maximized. List 3 calcium salts that are used as supplements and provide relative % calcium and bioavailability / absorption for each. 9. List significant food sources of nutrients that are important in bone health: calcium (natural and fortified), potassium, magnesium, sodium, phosphorus, fluoride, boron, vitamin D, vitamin K, vitamin C, vitamin A, high quality protein...
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This note was uploaded on 01/10/2011 for the course NTR Life Cycle taught by Professor Steinmann during the Spring '10 term at University of Texas.
- Spring '10