Bone health

Nutrition critical for bone mass in children with CF

Nutritional status is a major determinant of bone mass in children and adolescents with cystic fibrosis, even if normal height is maintained, the largest longitudinal study to date reveals. The New Zealand study of 60 young people with CF aged between 6 to 18 years, 40 of whom were involved in the longitudinal study,  found ...

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