Dietary magnesium and potassium intakes and circulating magnesium are associated with heel bone ultrasound attenuation and osteoporotic fracture risk in the EPIC-Norfolk cohort study

Hayhoe, Richard P.G., Lentjes, Marleen A.H,, Luben, Robert N., Khaw, Kay-Tee and Welch, Ailsa A. (2015) Dietary magnesium and potassium intakes and circulating magnesium are associated with heel bone ultrasound attenuation and osteoporotic fracture risk in the EPIC-Norfolk cohort study. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 102 (2). pp. 376-384. ISSN 0002-9165

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    Abstract

    In our aging population, maintenance of bone health is critical to reduce the risk of osteoporosis and potentially debilitating consequences of fractures in older individuals. Among modifiable lifestyle and dietary factors, dietary magnesium and potassium intakes are postulated to influence bone quality and osteoporosis, principally via calcium-dependent alteration of bone structure and turnover.

    Item Type: Article
    Additional Information: © 2015 American Society for Nutrition.
    Uncontrolled Keywords: dietary minerals,fractures,osteoporosis,bone density,quantitative ultrasound,epidemiology
    Faculty \ School: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences > Norwich Medical School
    Depositing User: Pure Connector
    Date Deposited: 25 Jul 2015 00:10
    Last Modified: 23 Jan 2019 13:56
    URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/53840
    DOI: 10.3945/ajcn.114.102723

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