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Osteoporosis and 'the pill'.

Oral contraceptive agents have been shown to increase the risk of developing osteoporosis in later life by leading to a decrease in bone density during use. Researchers are recommending that women boost their dietary intake of calcium through dairy, fresh produce and supplements.

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About: Osteoporosis and 'the pill'.

Date: 18 August 2005

Source: Click on Detroit


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