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12 Sep 2011

Calcium intake
Dear Doc

Please will you advise as to what the recommended daily intake of calcium is for a toddler who is nearly 3?

Thank you very much
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childhood diseases
paediatrician

01 Jan 0001

The normal calcium supplement for this age group is 700milligrams per day. Two cups of milk and a helping of cheese and green leafy vegetables per day will provide sufficient calcium for your almost 3 year old.
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