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11/5/09 7:49 A

Works for me, Thanks for the info.

MNLEONA Posts: 10,246
11/4/09 8:32 A

I also got this wrong.

SPARK_COACH_JEN Posts: 64,162
11/4/09 8:29 A

I'm not sure what sources Google is finding, but our info comes from the USDA's recommendations.

Coach Jen

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11/4/09 7:29 A

Yes, that answer was in the explanation. But my point was the Google search doesn't bear this out.

SPARK_COACH_JEN Posts: 64,162
11/3/09 10:52 A

According to the info on our site:

"The recommended amount of calcium for male and female adults, ages 19-50, is 1,000 milligrams daily. The amount increases to 1,200 milligrams daily for those over age 51."

Hope that helps,

Coach Jen

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11/3/09 9:13 A

True or False: Women need more calcium than men do.
I got this one wrong, but why?
The explanation says Men and Women need the same amount.
Answer is false,
But after doing a Google Search, the first 20 results all state Women need more calcium by far then men.

I feel robed.

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