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The patient with a spinal cord injury asks the licensed nurse why the dietician has recommended that she decrease her total daily intake of calcium. Which of the following responses by the licensed nurse would provide the most accurate information?
Lack of weight bearing causes demineralization of the leg bone.
Immobility increases calcium absorption from the intestines.
Dairy products likely will contribute to weight gain.
Excessive intake of dairy products makes constipation more common.
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