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Volume 26   •   Number 12  •  December 2003

Blood Cholesterol High? Check Your Bone Density

Postmenopausal women with elevated blood levels of ?bad? low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol may want to watch out for thinning bones. According to research from the University of Milan, these women may be at increased risk for osteopenia, reduced bone density that precedes osteoporosis.     In the study, 1,303 postmenopausal women …


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Editor
Sharon Palmer, RDN
Contributing Editors
Karen Collins, MS, RDN, CDN, FAND
Matthew Kadey, MS, RD
Marsha McCulloch, MS< RD
Heidi McIndoo, MS, RD
Sharon Salomon, MS, RD
Judith Thalheimer, RD
Jill Weisenberger, MS, RDN, CDE
Ellie Wilson, MS, RD
Lori Zanteson
Group Direcotr
Diane Muhlfeld
Editorial Advisory Board
Nancy Clark, MS, RD, CSSD
Isobel, Contentro, PhD
Jo-Ann Heslin, MA, RD
Bonnie Taub-Dix, MA, RD
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