[Effects of lactation and lifestyles including food intake on bone density of lactating women].

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Ultrasonic bone densities were measured in 131 lactating women, aged 21 to 42 years, at 6-590 days postpartum. STIFFNESS Calculated from the combined value of speed of sound and broadband ultrasound attenuation at the calcaneus was used as an index of bone density. The relationships of STIFFNESS with period of lactation, current and past consumption of cow… (More)

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@article{Yoneyama1996EffectsOL, title={[Effects of lactation and lifestyles including food intake on bone density of lactating women].}, author={Kyoko Yoneyama and Jiro Ikeda and Hiroshi Nagata}, journal={[Nihon koshu eisei zasshi] Japanese journal of public health}, year={1996}, volume={43 6}, pages={457-68} }