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Alkaline Diets, Meat & Calcium Loss

For most of the last century, a prevailing theory within the field of nutrition was that by eating acid-forming foods such as meat, we were, in essence, at risk of peeing our bones down the toilet. An…

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Are You Deficient in Calcium?

Most people equate calcium with bones, which is no surprise considering that the average personís bones contain about three pounds of calcium.† Thatís about 99 percent of the bodyís calcium supplies.†…

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thanks for good info

Too much drama for me at my age, lol. Enjoyed the comments too. Thanks.

That's fun ... but dogs don't have collar bones either!