TITLE

Thick coffee may mean thin bones

PUB. DATE
February 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;2/7/94, Vol. 116 Issue 5, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses a report in the `Journal of the American Medical Association' which states that women in the habit of drinking two or more cups of coffee a day are more likely than noncoffee drinkers to have low bone density. Finding that the more caffeine a woman consumes, the less dense her bones; How women who include milk in their diets are spared the problem; Uncertainty over how much milk it takes to overcome caffeine's effect.
ACCESSION #
9402027525

 

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