Calcium and Hip Fractures

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Ladies, keep taking your calcium and vitamin D.  A new research study done by the Women’s Health Initiative shows that long term supplementation of these two nutrients appears to reduce the risk of hip fractures.

Osteoporos Int. 2013 Feb

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