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More Wrinkles Could Mean Weaker Bones, Research Shows

Posted on Jul 28, 2011 in Health & Wellness

By Catherine Pearson Frustrated by your facial wrinkles? Well, the news may have just gotten worse. Those pesky lines aren’t just a cosmetic concern, a new study suggests. They may also be a sign of lower bone density, a measure of how much calcium and other key minerals are within your bones. In a study that examined more than 100 early menopausal women, researchers from the Yale School of Medicine found that participants with more wrinkles on their face and neck were more likely to have lower bone density and be at higher risk of fracture. “The data supports the hypothesis that...

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