Published in Women's Health Weekly, October 12th, 2006
Study 1: A change in fracture risk for women may not be associated with the use of oral contraceptives.
According to researchers from Denmark, "Prior studies have suggested that oral contraceptives (OCs) may be associated with an increased fracture risk. However, the previous studies have only performed a limited adjustment for other potential risk factors."
"All women with a fracture (n=64,548) in the year 2000 in Denmark served as cases," reported P. Vestergaard and colleagues, Aarhus University Hospital. "For each case, three...
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