osteoporosis

Exercise and Arthritis

Your bones hang out in a lot of joints. Knee joints. Hip joints. The joints in your fingers and the joints in your toes. Wherever bones meet, there is also cartilage, a rubbery, protective layer that ensures your joints bend smoothly and painlessly. But even cartilage cannot do this tremendous job alone. A thin membrane […]

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Calcium-An Essential Mineral

Calcium is the most abundant mineral in the human body. It is essential for the development and maintenance of strong bones and teeth. It makes up nearly 2% of total body weight. More than 99% of the calcium in your body is found in your bones. Many enzymes depend on calcium in order to work […]

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