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Cigarette smoking, birthweight and osteoporosis in adulthood: results from the hertfordshire cohort study.

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We looked for interaction between early environment and adult lifestyle in determination of bone mineral content (BMC) and bone mineral density (BMD) among 498 men and 468 women for whom birth records were available. Participants completed a health questionnaire, and bone densitometry (DXA) of the lumbar spine and femoral neck performed.We found no relationships between cigarette and alcohol consumption, physical activity and either BMC or BMD after adjustment for age, body mass index, dietar...

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10.2174/1874312900802010033

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Volume:
2
Issue:
1
Pages:
33-37
Publication date:
2008-01-01
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EISSN:
1874-3129
ISSN:
1874-3129
Language:
English
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pubs:126466
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uuid:f355d6be-a5de-4cfe-a6f9-1fad29d5875f
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pubs:126466
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126466
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2013-11-17

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