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Synonyms for bone

to study or work hard, especially when pressed for time


Synonyms for bone

rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates

the porous calcified substance from which bones are made

a shade of white the color of bleached bones

study intensively, as before an exam

consisting of or made up of bone

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A large number of officers, commandos and staff members attended the Seminar and facilitated at the Medical Camp setup for free blood sugar and Bone Mineral Density Tests.
Scientists already knew that later puberty was linked to lower bone mineral density, and that both are risk factors for osteoporosis.
X-ray scans of the spine, femoral neck, and hip provided data used to determine bone mineral density and trabecular bone score--an assessment of underlying bone structure that can help predict fracture risk.
Researchers at University of Auckland analysed 23 studies involving more than 4,000 healthy people and found that the supplements fail to increase the density of bone mineral in the body as a whole, said the study published in the Lancet.
Comment: In this study of postmenopausal women with low or borderline-low serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels, supplementation with 4000 IU per day of vitamin D, as compared with 800 IU per day, resulted in a small increase in calcium absorption, but this increase did not translate into beneficial effects on bone mineral density.
Yet, although Kemmler and colleagues (9) investigated the exercise effects on fitness and bone mineral density in early post-menopausal women, there are relatively few studies that seek to verify in this population the effect of moderate intensity resistance training.
Comparison of correlates of bone mineral density in individuals adhering to lacto-ovo, vegan, or omnivore diets: a cross-sectional investigation.
The team found that while girls in the four to six hour category had the highest bone mineral density, the amount of time spent in front of screens had a negative effect on the bone mineral density of boys.
Like heart disease, osteoporosis (low bone mineral density, Figure 1) has become more common in people with HIV as they grow older.
Descriptive statistics for and Regression - stepwise multiple was used to predict bone mineral density via anthropometric variables in elderly women.
The Cockroft- Gault equation linked mild renal dysfunction with decreased bone mineral density.
M2 EQUITYBITES-August 21, 2013-Repros Therapeutics Inc updates six month bone mineral density data from Study ZA-303 in Androxal subjects, with no bone loss & improving bone mineral density(C)2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
Bone mineral density of lumbar spine and total body were assessed at baseline and at three months using dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry.
In the study, researchers reviewed guidelines for calcium and/or vitamin D supplementation, the results of 12 clinical trials of supplemental calcium and/ or vitamin D in men with prostate cancer undergoing ADT, and the measurements of bone mineral density before and after ADT.