endocrinology
Bone health

Alcoholism compromises bone health in women

Alcoholism has marked effects on bone health in middle-aged women, a New Zealand study has shown. Professor Elaine Dennison, from the Victoria University of Wellington, and her colleagues recruited 41 women with a mean age of 39 who were entering a detox unit, following average alcohol consumption of 18 units a day. A heel ultrasound ...

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