bone disease

Teen smoking decreases bone accumulation in girls, may increase osteoporosis risk
Teen smoking decreases bone accumulation in girls, may increase osteoporosis risk (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Teenage girls who smoke accumulate less bone during a critical growth period and carry a higher risk of developing osteoporosis later in life, according to new research in the Journal of Adolescent Health. In a study published Dec. 4, researchers ... Read More »

Teenagers urged to exercise to ward off bone disease
Teenagers urged to exercise to ward off bone disease (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

An international team, including an expert from the University of Exeter, has found evidence that adolescents who spend long periods engaged in certain sedentary activities are more likely to have low bone mineral content in parts of the body where ... Read More »

 
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