TITLE

Bone-Chilling Facts

AUTHOR(S)
Haar, Kristina
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Jan2003, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the risk factors for osteoporotic fracture in men and women.
ACCESSION #
8967410

 

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