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How do I manage my osteomalacia on a daily basis?

Depending upon the levels of vitamin D, calcium, and phosphorus in your body, you may need to take daily vitamin supplements to manage your osteomalacia. Your doctor may also prescribe more time in the sun. During this time, care should be taken to avoid activities that can result in bone fractures or breaks.

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