Cardiovascular disease-risk factors in middle-aged osteopaenic women treated with calcium alone or combined to three nutrients essential to artery and bone collagen.

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BACKGROUND Recent research suggests that cardiovascular disease (CVD) and bone loss are functionally interwoven. This study examined the concomitant effects of a nutritional treatment of osteopaenia on CVD-risk factors. METHODS A 1-year placebo-controlled trial was conducted on middle-aged women with normal (group A) or low (groups B and C) bone mineral… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-277X.2008.00852.x

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