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Drinking More Milk As A Teen Doesn't Lower Adult Hip Fracture Risk

By | Mon, 11/18/2013 - 16:00

A Harvard study finds that higher milk consumption during teenage years does not lower the risk of a hip fracture later in life.

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Regrowing Bones: 'Bio Patch' Restores Bone Tissue At Damaged, Weakened Sites

By | Thu, 11/07/2013 - 19:39

A so-called bio patch made from a collagen platform could restore and improve bone growth in weakened areas.

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Forget Calcium Supplements, Go For A Calcium-Rich Diet

By | Thu, 10/24/2013 - 12:42

A researcher suggests a calcium-rich diet rather than calcium pills to achieve proper nutrient intake, as supplements may increase the risk of heart attack for some.

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Harvest Gardening And Health: How Your Garden Can Improve Your Body And Mind

By | Wed, 05/08/2013 - 14:30

Gardening offers a healthy lifestyle and a positive state of mind for adults and kids.

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Smoking, Depression During Teen Years May Up Osteoporosis Risk in Middle Age

By | Tue, 12/04/2012 - 13:52

A study has found that teenagers who smoke and have depressive symptoms may have an increased risk for developing osteoporosis later in life.

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Belly Fat Increases Fracture Risk in Men

By | Wed, 11/28/2012 - 11:46

Men with excess visceral belly fat have an increased risk of developing osteoporosis.

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Vitamins to Avoid if You Are Sick

By | Wed, 09/19/2012 - 16:08

Here are five health conditions and the vitamins you should avoid.

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A Glass of Wine a Day Can Keep the Doctor Away: Five Surprising Health Benefits of Red Wine

By | Thu, 08/23/2012 - 16:46

Scientists have come out with a great deal of research touting wine's health benefits - everything from improving cognitive function to helping against arthritis.