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Diet and disease prevention

Diet and disease prevention

Overview

There have been recent dietary recommendations that have a proven relationship to a disease or health-related condition. For instance, adequate amounts of calcium in the diet are needed for strong teeth and bones and to prevent osteoporosis.

Update Date 5/5/2011