The naturally occurring polyphenol resveratrol may have a role in preventing bone loss and fractures in older women, an Australian trial has suggested. In a randomised controlled trial involving 125 healthy postmenopausal women, researchers at Newcastle University, NSW, showed that daily supplementation with resveratrol, which can act as a phytoestrogen, slowed the loss of bone ...
Resveratrol may help preserve bone in postmenopausal women
By Michael Woodhead
16 Jul 2020