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Take a Crack at Osteoporosis

by Jose Sonik The more aggressively you screen for and try to prevent osteoporosis, the lower your risk of a hip fracture is, studies show. Hip fractures are common in the elderly, especially women, who lose essential calcium during pregnancy…

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Hormone Replacement a Fountain of Youth?

by Jose Sonik With aging, comes reduced hormone levels. Does reversing the hormone levels reverse aging? Not exactly, but it might come close. Human growth hormone is a hormone that predominantly increases height. While doing so, it also increases muscle…

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