Heart attack and stroke link to brittle bones, say researchers

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May 25 2021 - 1:30am
BRITTLE BONES: Women with osteoporosis may at risk of heart attack and stroke.
BRITTLE BONES: Women with osteoporosis may at risk of heart attack and stroke.

Osteoporosis scans could be used to identify women at risk of heart disease and stroke, say researchers.

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