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Preventing a Fall Can Prevent a Fracture

Preventing a Fall Can Prevent a Fracture | Info Junkie | Scoop.it
Bone fracture rates are on the rise in the United Kingdom, and care is unable to keep up with the trend The Department of Health in the United Kingdom is calling for action to be taken to decrease falls that result in fracture to prevent huge increases in cost to National Health Services. a report…
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Geographic Variance in Fracture Risk

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Variance in Fracture Risk: Where you live may affect your bone density and chances of osteoporosis Bordeaux, France, March 21, 2012 - The International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) Group on Epidemiology and Quality of Life, has published in the journal Osteoporosis International, an extensive study of region-specific hip fracture risk and 10-year likelihood of a major fragility…
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