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Osteoporosis and Vitamin D

By Tami Tabatabai Osteoporosis occurs when your bones break down faster than they can turn over. Bones loose density become porous and more susceptible to breaking.  Essential for bone development and maintenance, vitamin D assists with calcium absorption in the gut and with mineralization and renewal of bone tissue (“Vitamin D,” 2017).  Supplementing with vitamin … Continue reading “Osteoporosis and Vitamin D”

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Dr. Michael Manford McGreer is managing editor of Nevada-today.com and writes on issues that impact public policy.