What are some calcium alternatives?

There are a number of different delivery systems for increasing calcium in the diet.  Obviously, the most popular and easiest/most convenient way to ingest calcium is from dairy products (milk, cheese, etc.).  One could also take a calcium supplement such as this one: dotFIT's SuperCalcium+.  Please keep in mind; to maximize absorption, it is very important to take calcium supplements with food and not on an empty stomach.  Another way of providing more calcium is by drinking calcium-fortified orange juice.  There are even calcium-fortified alternatives in the form of water, chocolate and even fiber that are available today.

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