rheumatology
Bone health

Weight loss weighs heavily on bones

Unintentional weight loss in post-menopausal women can very quickly increase fracture risk, a new study has revealed. The study, published in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, found fracture risk can rise as early as one year following weight loss and still be present after five years. Co-author Professor Lyn March, consultant rheumatologist and Liggins ...

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