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Excess body fat negatively affects bone mass in adolescents
(Nutrition, 2014-07-01) [Artigo]
Objective: The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of excess body fat on bone mass in overweight, obese, and extremely obese adolescents.Methods: This study included 377 adolescents of both sexes, ages 10 to ...
Low-dose combined oral contraceptive use is associated with lower bone mineral content variation in adolescents over a 1-year period
(Bmc Endocrine Disorders, 2015-04-03) [Artigo]
Background: Low-dose combined oral contraceptives (COCs) can interfere with bone mass acquisition during adolescence. This study aimed to evaluate bone mineral density (BMD) and bone mineral content (BMC) in female adolescents ...