Dietary patterns associated with bone mineral density in premenopausal Japanese farmwomen.

@article{Okubo2006DietaryPA,
  title={Dietary patterns associated with bone mineral density in premenopausal Japanese farmwomen.},
  author={Hitomi Okubo and Satoshi Sasaki and Hyogo Horiguchi and Etsuko Oguma and Kayoko Miyamoto and Yoko Hosoi and Mi-kyung Kim and Fujio Kayama},
  journal={The American journal of clinical nutrition},
  year={2006},
  volume={83 5},
  pages={1185-92}
}
BACKGROUND Because several nutrients are known to affect bone mineral density (BMD), the analysis of dietary patterns or combinations of foods may provide insights into the influence of diet on bone health. OBJECTIVE We evaluated associations between dietary patterns and BMD in Japanese farmwomen. DESIGN The study included 291 premenopausal farmwomen (aged 40-55 y) who participated in the Japanese Multi-centered Environmental Toxicant Study (JMETS; n = 1407). Forearm BMD was measured by… CONTINUE READING
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