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Broccoli is good for the bones

A new study shows, for the first time, how the little-understood protein osteocalcin plays a significant role in the strength of our bones.

Calcium supplements up heart risk

Researchers say the supplements have little effect on bone strength and contribute to a small increase in the risk for heart attack among older people.

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Tereza is the CEO of the National Osteoporosis Foundation and worked as a Nursing Sister in the field of Osteoporosis for 18 years prior to her appointment with the Foundation. She used to be the Educational Officer for the Foundation and co-wrote the patient brochure on Osteoporosis. Read more

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