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My Southern Health: We’ve been thinking about bone health backward

Feb. 2, 2018, 12:17 PM

We often think about bone health from a nutritional standpoint. We analyze what we can put into our bodies to feed our bones—through diet or supplements—to make them stronger. That’s the wrong way to think about it, said Jonathan Schoenecker, M.D., PhD, assistant professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Pharmacology and Pediatrics at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

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