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2009-08-25 15:59:33

Got high cholesterol? You might want to consider a bone density test. A new UCLA study sheds light on the link between high cholesterol and osteoporosis and identifies a new way that the body's immune cells play a role in bone loss.

2009-08-24 15:12:50

Got high cholesterol? You might want to consider a bone density test.

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2006-03-29 12:45:00

Scientists have identified and blocked the action of a protein linked to the spread of breast, prostate and skin cancer cells to the bones.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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